Geoffrey.landis writes: "According to the LA times, an asteroid currently being tracked by the Near Earth Object program at JPL is has a one in 75 chance of impacting Mars next month. One in 75 is pretty high odds, in the solar system lottery business. It's only a small asteroid, 160 feet across, but still, that would be quite a splash!
Stay tuned for updates"
Humanity has the stars in its future, and that future is too important to be
lost under the burden of juvenile folly and ignorant superstition.
- Isaac Asimov