Nuking an incoming asteroid COULD actually work: Detonating a one MEGATONNE nuclear bomb would stop 99% of a small space rock hitting Earth if it appeared out of the blue, study suggests | WHAT REALLY HAPPENED X-Frame-Options: SAMEORIGIN

Nuking an incoming asteroid COULD actually work: Detonating a one MEGATONNE nuclear bomb would stop 99% of a small space rock hitting Earth if it appeared out of the blue, study suggests

Firing a nuclear warhead at a small asteroid on a collision course with the Earth could stop 99 per cent of it hitting the planet, according to a new study.

Every two years the Center for Near Earth Object Studies at the NASA J

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