Reply to post: Re: Asteroid Ahhhhhhhhh......

NASA spots asteroid on crash course with Earth – with just hours to go

VinceH Silver badge

Re: Asteroid Ahhhhhhhhh......

"what, who it is likely to hit this time, decimate some trade competitor, make a big splash and sink the small islands, "

Weaponise approaching asteroids. Brilliant idea - if they're big enough to cause damage (but not big enough to cause extinction) we don't have to fully deflect them, only deflect them enough to ensure they hit our enemies.

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