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Mapping 20 Years of Major Meteor Impacts

NASA wants to use this project to predict Earth's next dangerous space rock.
A smoke trail hovers after last year's Chelyabinsk meteorite, which injured more than a thousand people.
A smoke trail hovers after last year's Chelyabinsk meteorite, which injured more than a thousand people.Associated Press

Last February, a yacht-sized space rock ripped into the atmosphere above Russia and exploded, emitting an eardrum-wrecking shock wave that damaged more than 7,000 buildings and injured hundreds with flying glass.

For those who would prefer not to experience a sequel to the Chelyabinsk incident, is there anywhere they can seek safety from galactic bombardment?