NASA Asteroid Bennu ‘DYNAMICALLY UNSTABLE’ and could head DIRECTLY towards Earth

Express.co.uk | 3/17/2018 | Staff
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It could take a minimum of 7.4 years to reach Bennu if it was decided to send a craft, and “many years for the small change in speed to accumulate into a sufficient change in trajectory,” according to the study.

But experts predict that if an asteroid the size of Bennu hit, it would fall short of wiping out humanity.

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