Russia meteor may have come close to Sun

2013-08-27 12:00
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Russia Meteor crash

A meteor has streaked across the sky above Russia's Ural Mountains, causing sharp explosions and injuring more than 400 people, many of them hurt by broken glass.

Paris - The meteor that injured over 1 500 people when it exploded and showered debris over Russia in February may have had a close shave with the Sun earlier, researchers said on Tuesday.

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