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Ok, calm down. Yes, asteroids have been zooming close to planet Earth. Have they been close? Yes. Are we in danger? Well.... Of course we are! But, we are ALWAYS in danger of being hit by asteroids. These asteroids have the potential of wiping out an averaged size city. So should we be worried? Should you be worried you're gonna fall down a flight of stairs? Of course, but it's something that shouldn't bog down your thoughts 24/7. Click HERE for a great asteroid story, and hopefully it will calm you down a little. I mean, 4 large asteroids coming close to the Earth isn't much to worry about, IS IT?!
VIDEO: Astrophysicist Neil Degrasse Tyson explains what can be done to protect Earth from an impact with a giant asteroid.