This page is a blog post that explains what the odds are of being killed by a meteorite impact. Because of the wide-spread damage that would occur from a meteorite of significant size, the possibility is not insignificant. The author compares these odds to other unlikely events and includes ideas on how the government could help lower these odds.
%0 Electronic Source %A Plait, Phil %D December 6, 2010 %T Bad Astronomy: Death by Meteorite %V 2021 %N 6 December 2021 %8 December 6, 2010 %9 text/html %U https://www.discovermagazine.com/the-sciences/death-by-meteorite
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