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A bigger bang

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A bigger bang


Postby XFool » March 18th, 2019, 10:07 am

US detects huge meteor explosion

BBC Science

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Re: A bigger bang


Postby Slarti » March 18th, 2019, 1:03 pm

Makes you realise just how many wide open spaces there still are, that we are only finding out about this 3 months later from recorded data. :shock:


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Re: A bigger bang


Postby AleisterCrowley » March 18th, 2019, 2:10 pm

There was a (probable) full-on nuclear explosion in the South Atlantic in the late 1970s detected by US satellite(s) - don't think they ever worked out 'whodunnit'
I would guess modern monitoring satellites would have picked up this event, although it wouldn't have the typical double flash of a nuke

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