Armageddon 2040: Nasa identifies new asteroid threat which 'could hit Earth' in 30 years' time - and UN teams are working out how to divert it. (Daily Mail)
- Asteroid has 1 in 625 chance of hitting Earth
- UN team debating options including nuclear weapons and 'steering' it away with a probe
- Scientists will measure rock further in 2013
Does anyone think the world economy is going to be in any position to rebuild itself in 2020? My guess is the "debt crisis" will still be going on, and President Santorum or whoever will be assuring us that the recession will be over and job creation will soon come roaring back. Parts of America's electical grid date from the time of Thomas Edison.