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After the week in which an asteroid passed a mere 17,000 miles from the earth, and a meteor injured over a thousand people in Russia one scientist warns 'duck and cover' is not an option
The meteor, which was travelling at around 33,000 mph rained down over the Ural Mountains last week
Hours after a meteor exploded over Russia and injured more than 1,000 people and an asteroid passed relatively close to Earth, people in California reported seeing an unusual flash of light over the San Francisco Bay area that left many startled and thrilled.
Many of those wounded, 67 of whom are children, were hurt by broken glass caused by shockwaves and hurtling debris