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The Earth’s core has not stopped rotating
A study in Nature Geoscience said that the Earth’s inner core might no longer be spinning faster than the rest of the planet—not that it might have stopped spinning altogether.
Large asteroid is not set to collide with the Earth
NASA says the object is small and will miss the planet by 2,500 miles.