Washington, January 27. Scientists from NASA warn that in February will fall to Earth a giant asteroid, which could trigger natural disasters.
Astronomers estimate that the first fall of cosmic bodies on the planet will see British. The most favorable outcome of events is the combustion of an asteroid in the Earth's atmosphere, in this case, the negative consequences will be avoided.
Otherwise, the object can cause a giant tsunami or even destroy the city.
however, many experts doubt that an asteroid is as dangerous as it is described. So, the General Director of NP "Center of planetary protection" Anatoly Zaitsev said that this celestial body was discovered in the past year, while data on its size and trajectory were not disclosed.
"Normally, if the object is significant, the scientists immediately calculate its trajectory. And if he really was threatened, he was known not only in NASA," said he in an interview to IA "a", adding that information about the asteroid seems to him questionable.
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