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Sunday, March 31, 2013

Asteroid Vesta

The same population of space rocks that battered Earth's moon during the early days of the solar system, which occurred when Jupiter and Saturn shifted orbits, also slammed the huge asteroid Vesta, scientists say.http://oak.ctx.ly/r/3ggl

Vesta, seen here, used to be round—until it got hit by something nearly one-tenth its size.
The same population of space rocks that battered Earth's moon during the early days of the solar system, which occurred when Jupiter and Saturn shifted orbits, also slammed the huge asteroid Vesta, scientists say. http://oak.ctx.ly/r/3ggl

Vesta, seen here, used to be round—until it got hit by something nearly one-tenth its size.