Asteroid vs. Meteor: Close Encounters Too Close for Comfort — Rick Chambers Reports

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MOSCOW  — A meteor streaked through the skies above Russia’s Urals region Friday morning, before exploding with a flash and boom that shattered glass in buildings and left about 1,000 people hurt, state media said.

Amateur video footage showed a bright white streak moving rapidly across the sky, before exploding with an even brighter flash and a deafening bang.

Rick Chambers has more on the meteor and our close encounter with an asteroid.

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