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Submission + - Huge meteor explodes over Russia (

GregC63 writes: A monster 20 ton meteor explodes over Chelyabinsk, a city in Russia just east of the Ural mountains, and about 1500 kilometers east of Moscow. The shock wave blew out windows in many buildings and there are reports of 500 being injured.

Marvelous! The super-user's going to boot me! What a finely tuned response to the situation!