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Newfound Asteroid Gives Earth a Close Shave

The asteroid is being classed as a Near Earth Object (NEO) as120,000 miles is around half that from earth to the moon, a near-miss in astronomical terms. The White House document admitted that the world was unprepared to face an asteroid threat but said that efforts were ongoing to improve preparedness.

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Apple Music Taps All Your Faves To Host New 'Carpool Karaoke' Series

Pankowski said. "So many people get in touch with us, big name movie stars, saying they'd love to do Carpool Karaoke", said Late Late showrunner Winston, adding that the answer has to be no. "This just became a wonderful platform to see these people in such an intimate environment". Corden and Winston aren't anxious that the show will oversaturate the Carpool Karaoke brand.

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VW Tiguan Hits US Shores With Stretched Wheelbase

The new Tiguan showcased in Detroit tonight for the US market has been supersized. The new Tiguan's front end is defined by a sharp, understated look that's unmistakably Volkswagen. Driver assistance features include pedestrian detection, front autonomous emergency braking, blind spot alert and adaptive cruise control. Next-generation infotainment systems also arrive with the 2018 Tiguan, complete with flush smartphone-style display screens that supply shortcut buttons and both a stereo ...

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Binary Stars Said to Fuse and Then Explode By 2022

His prognostication is specific enough to make any astrophysicist squirm: Molnar now says the whole thing will go down just 5 years from now. Astronomers predict that a stellar explosion in 2022 will appear as a new star in Earth's night sky.

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Could The 2018 Stinger Make Kia the Next Three-Letter Luxury Brand?

In this most powerful form, Kia says the Stinger GT can accelerate from 0-62mph in 5.1sec, all the way up to a top speed of 167mph. The new Stinger is based on a GT concept first unveiled at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show . At 114.4 inches, the Stinger's wheelbase is longer than the Audi A4, Infiniti Q50, Lexus IS, BMW 4 Gran Coupe and even the Lexus GS and Mercedes CLS.

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Massive Iceberg Expected to Break off from Antartica

Since 2011, the rift has grown almost fifty miles, and it is as many as 100 miles in length in total and has widened to more than 1,000 feet. A large chunk of ice in the Larsen C ice shelf is joined with a small sliver of ice some 12 miles long with the rest of the continent.