When a meteorite exploded over the Russian town of Chelyabinsk, the wave of pressure shattered windows and turned some buildings to rubble. Now it's one day on and the town's clean-up operation is underway.
An asteroid is going to pass by Earth for Christmas. However, it has no shining tail like the star of Bethlehem. And it may be difficult to spot - even for hobby astronomers, because the asteroid won't get that close.
Police in Argentina have arrested four men who were trying to steal meteorites in the northern province of Chaco. The region is world famous for the space rocks which are protected under law.
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