Local expert explains meteor that slammed into Russia

Dr. Lee Carkner, chairman of the Physics and Astronomy Department at Augustana College, talks about asteroids and meteors.

An asteroid came near, but did not strike, Earth Friday, February 15, 2013.

Hundreds of people were injured and property damaged when a meteor struck ground in Russia.


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,224 other followers