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Space: Meteor / Russia #1038958

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 16, 2013
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(Studio: Lester Holt) The threat of space rocks introduced.

(New York: Michelle Franzen) The impact of the meteor on the Russian town of Chelyabinsk featured; scenes shown of the blast as the meteor exploded, the lake, damaged buildings and video from California of meteor light. [Florida Inst. of Technology Hakeem OLUSEYO†- calls the meteor a wake-up call.] NASA's budget of funds to look for objects that may hit the Earth noted. [American Museum of Natural History Denton EBEL†- cites the smaller objects from space.] NBC space analyst Jim OBERG†- says we live in a shooting gallery!]

Holt, Lester;
Franzen, Michelle

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