If An Asteroid Was Going to Smash Into Earth in Two Months, This Is What a NASA Engineer Says Would Happen
Man I love Quora. The questions posed and answered on the platform offer an exhilarating window into the wide worlds of science, politics, apocalyptic asteroids, and beyond. Disclaimer: This post is brought to you by Quora. No it’s not.
But here is a fine exemplar of why I’m obsessed with it. In Hypothetical Questions, a user posed the following: “If it was discovered that an asteroid was about to wipe humanity out, say in 2 months, how would the governments of the world respond?”
- by Brian Merchant