168 posts
  • Exclusive Author
  • Has been a member for 1-2 years
  • Referred between 1 and 9 users
  • Sold between 100 and 1 000 dollars
  • Venezuela
Ediartss says

Wth… O.o

4358 posts Love & Light
  • Elite Author
  • Sold between 250 000 and 1 000 000 dollars
  • Has been a member for 7-8 years
  • Author had a File in an Envato Bundle
  • Most Wanted Bounty Winner
  • Interviewed on the Envato Notes blog
  • South Africa
+3 more
digitalscience says

digitalscience, certainly! They write it had about 3m in diameter, it doesn’t seem like very big piece… what if it was 30m-thing?

haha indeed… 10 times more destruction… anything that actually hits the ground would be like a nuclear bomb going off.

In 1908 in Siberia, a 50m in diameter asteroid hit, and scorched and flattened trees in a 8km radius with an explosion of 10 mega tons of energy… people were knocked off their feet from distances up to 60km.

Historical impacts

1612 posts
  • Author had a Free File of the Month
  • Microlancer Beta Tester
  • Beta Tester
  • Contributed a Tutorial to a Tuts+ Site
  • Won a Competition
  • Repeatedly Helped protect Envato Marketplaces against copyright violations
  • Referred between 1 and 9 users
+5 more
DaniMun says

That’s really scary! I hope everyone’s okay. On a lighter note, the VH authors now have a great theme for new items :D

3152 posts
  • United Kingdom
  • Exclusive Author
  • Sold between 5 000 and 10 000 dollars
  • Author had a File in an Envato Bundle
  • Author had a Free File of the Month
  • Won a Competition
  • Referred between 100 and 199 users
  • Bought between 50 and 99 items
+2 more
ToivoMedia says

That’s really scary! I hope everyone’s okay. On a lighter note, the VH authors now have a great theme for new items :D

Indeed! The thing about the shots of the meteorite, is they do look just like visual effects from movies. It is scary though, we are pretty much defenceless. We still have Bruce Willis, but he ain’t getting any younger!

6767 posts
  • Italy
  • Sold between 10 000 and 50 000 dollars
  • Has been a member for 4-5 years
  • Microlancer Beta Tester
  • Beta Tester
  • Repeatedly Helped protect Envato Marketplaces against copyright violations
  • Exclusive Author
  • Author had a Free File of the Month
  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
+1 more
doru says


I spoke with friends in Chelyabinsk, they told me it was rather a military test than a meteorite.
I don’t think so. Scientists calculates the speed of the object. It is over 30 km per second. Mankind didn’t invent such machines that moves so fast.

do you have a link to this?

487 posts
  • Exclusive Author
  • Sold between 10 000 and 50 000 dollars
  • Microlancer Beta Tester
  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Referred between 10 and 49 users
  • Most Wanted Bounty Winner
  • Slovakia
+1 more
DoubleX says
Live stream for the big one is already working :)
http://www.ustream.tv/nasajpl2
3769 posts After Effects Templates
  • Elite Author
  • Sold between 50 000 and 100 000 dollars
  • Referred between 500 and 999 users
  • Repeatedly Helped protect Envato Marketplaces against copyright violations
  • Bought between 100 and 499 items
  • Has been a member for 4-5 years
  • Interviewed on the Envato Notes blog
  • Exclusive Author
+4 more
miseld says

@DoubleX thanks for the link. This reminds me on Armageddon…
My favorite quote “Dan: Well, our object collison budget’s a million dollars. That allows us to track about 3% of the sky, and beg’n your pardon sir, but it’s a big-ass sky. “

763 posts
  • Exclusive Author
  • Has been a member for 3-4 years
  • Sold between 5 000 and 10 000 dollars
  • Bought between 1 and 9 items
StudioEtude says

Interestingly, there was this object in military radar? Why is no one to catch him, even is not worried about it … National governments are spending a lot of money on armaments, and just took it and meteorite crashed into the ground, and 500 injured … but very nice video, as in AE project :)

3769 posts After Effects Templates
  • Elite Author
  • Sold between 50 000 and 100 000 dollars
  • Referred between 500 and 999 users
  • Repeatedly Helped protect Envato Marketplaces against copyright violations
  • Bought between 100 and 499 items
  • Has been a member for 4-5 years
  • Interviewed on the Envato Notes blog
  • Exclusive Author
+4 more
miseld says

Interestingly, there was this object in military radar? Why is no one to catch him, even is not worried about it … National governments are spending a lot of money on armaments, and just took it and meteorite crashed into the ground, and 500 injured … but very nice video, as in AE project :)

President: We didn’t see this thing coming?
Dan: Well, our object collison budget’s a million dollars. That allows us to track about 3% of the sky, and beg’n your pardon sir, but it’s a big-ass sky.

763 posts
  • Exclusive Author
  • Has been a member for 3-4 years
  • Sold between 5 000 and 10 000 dollars
  • Bought between 1 and 9 items
StudioEtude says

President: We didn’t see this thing coming?
Dan: Well, our object collison budget’s a million dollars. That allows us to track about 3% of the sky, and beg’n your pardon sir, but it’s a big-ass sky.

Then the question that people are divided on this sinful earth, why the army, weapons, satellites, if everything is so simple, one meteorite (is 500 meters in diameter) – bang! and all ....

by
by
by
by
by
by