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Asteroids, Polar Bear Cannibalism Lead to Global Warming, or, uh, Something Bad

AliveInHim Wrote: Feb 16, 2013 9:30 AM
My geology professor joked that it's 'planetary accretion'. Not only is Earth getting warmer, it's getting bigger! :D
justemptypockets Wrote: Feb 16, 2013 9:36 AM
Oh, good. I'm having "bodily accretion". I thought I was just getting fat.

The most pathetic part of the whole episode was that I knew that I would find it is soon as I saw the headlines and read the stories.

“A meteor streaked across the sky and exploded over central Russia on Friday,” reported Reuters, “sending fireballs crashing to earth which shattered windows and damaged buildings, injuring more than 500 people. People heading to work in Chelyabinsk heard what sounded like an explosion, saw a bright light and then felt a shockwave, according to a Reuters correspondent in the industrial city 950 miles east of Moscow.”

While reading headlines about...