It’s the perfect place to be if you live in or around the Middle East, where space rock strikes are commonplace.
But even a brief meteorite landing on Earth can still send a man into a coma, with the risk of permanent brain damage.
This week we explore how to avoid it.
The meteorite that killed NASA scientist Richard Swann has been found, and the meteorite industry is already preparing for a full recovery.
Now it’s time to find out how to prevent it.
This article first appeared on Newsweek.com.
You can learn more about meteorite impacts from the official U.S. National Academy of Sciences website.
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