Aside from one infamous asteroid strike that happened 65 million years ago, you just don't hear about objects from space hitting the Earth very often. It's not as if it doesn't happen; meteorites just don't hit the ground enough to have a major impact on our day-to-day lives. Unless, of course, you parked your Chevy Malibu in the exact wrong place.
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