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Fraser
2011-Mar-10, 02:50 PM
Asteroid Apophis continues to be an object of interest for astronomers. Even though the possibility of the an Earth impact of the now-famous asteroid has been ruled out during its upcoming close encounter on April 13, 2029, this close flyby could significantly change Apophis’s orbit, and astronomers are uncertain how that could affect future encounters [...]

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