Friday, October 12, 2012

Overheard in the Office...

RX: "We should go out tonight and look up in the sky. 2012TC4 will come within 59,000 miles..."

Me: "It's only the size of a house; still, that's practically a glancing blow on the cosmic scale."

RX: "...or 15 kilometers."

Me: "Wait, did you say fifteen...?"

RX: "Or whatever. I don't know what that is in American Money."


paulinmordor said...

Meh, it's the third one this month to pass inside the lunar orbit.

Scroll down to the bottom of the page for recent & upcoming near Earth asteroids.

Steve Skubinna said...

Yeah, yeah, yeah. We need to know how close it comes in kallikams.

Bubblehead Les. said...

Did we make it? All I can get from the News is the usual "Romney Sucks!"

Roberta X said...

"They're dead, Dave. They're all dead."

(The Computer, in Red Dwarf.)

paulinmordor said...

Here's something fun to play with: