- Funny, when I first read about the meteor, the estimate for people injured was 747, which was later increased to 1000+!
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Stephen LaRosa" <swlarosa@...> wrote:
> "The Russian meteor explosion over the city of Chelyabinsk, on Friday (Feb. 15), injured more than 1,000 people and blew out windows across the region in a massive blast captured on cameras by frightened witnesses. Friday afternoon, NASA scientists estimated the meteor was space rock about 50 feet (15 meters) and sparked a blast equivalent of a 300-kiloton explosion. The energy estimate was later increased to 470 kilotons."
> What's with all the 47s in the news stories?