The Tunguska Event topic page

4:01 am on Wednesday June 29, 2011

Charleston's about to party for the 103rd anniversary of The Tunguska Event

On June 30th, 1908, the largest explosion in Earth's recent history occurred near the Tunguska River in remote Siberia. A massive space rock traveling at a speed of 33,500 miles per hour plunged into the atmosphere before detonating in the sky,...