Alleged NASA Cover-up of Menacing 'NEAT' Comet Threat is Pure Bunk, Experts Say
- Alleged NASA Cover-up of Menacing 'NEAT' Comet Threat is Pure Bunk,
By Robert Roy Britt
Senior Science Writer
posted: 02:30 pm ET
28 February 2003
Internet accounts of a comet, supposedly bigger than Jupiter and
possibly bearing down on Earth, have concerned citizens e-mailing
astronomers and journalists worldwide asking if the end is finally nigh.
True to form, the rumors also include allegations of a cover-up by NASA.
Scientists say there is absolutely no danger and call the suggestions of
cover-up false and even silly.
*So much to learn and so little time!*
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