Today, urban areas now cover more than 3% of Earth’s land area, meaning that out of every 100 asteroid strikes our planet receives, roughly one of them will strike a city.
This is what would happen if an asteroid hit New York
Ethan Siegel
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I don’t think so. What percent of the planet is NOT land area? Or what percentage of the total area is urban?

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