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Do you believe that a meteoroid will crash into the earth and destroy the earth in the year 2001?

Why would it happen in 2001 and not some other year? It's about equally likely to happen any time, right? In any case, a meteor's not going to destroy the earth, although there's some probability that a large asteroid could destroy all the life on the earth - but it would have to be a pretty large one. More lik ely, the next meteoric disaster we'll see will be a relatively small meteor hitting some relatively highly-populated area, but the damage will not really be likely to be very extensive.

A Smith

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