Tracking asteroids and meteors: US House committee hosts hearing
By Karen Workman
Digital First Media
03/19/2013 06:31:31 AM PDT
03/19/2013 07:11:40 AM PDT
Following the shocking explosion of a meteor over Russia last month on the same day an asteroid made a close pass at the Earth, members of the U.S. House will examine how well "Near-Earth Objects" are being tracked and handled.