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What is the "Torino Scale"?
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The "Torino Scale" is a method for categorizing the impact hazard associated with near-Earth objects (NEOs) such as asteroids and comets. It is intended as a tool for astronomers and the public to assess the seriousness of collision predictions, by combining probability statistics and known kinetic damage potentials into a single threat value. The "Torino Scale" was created by Professor Richard...
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