Hundreds were injured as a meteor exploded over the Chelyabinsk region of Russia

Meanwhile, Asteroid 2012-da14 will make its close pass later today.

Zombies in the news, Stan Lee, and trendy nerds, below.

Earlier this week, hackers accessed the emergency alert system, warning four American states of an impending zombie apocalypse.

Meanwhile, representatives of the Canadian government, tongues in their cheeks, addressed the zombie threat as Quebec cancels a zombie-themed practice emergency.

It would indeed be a sign of the apocalypse if we didn’t have some silly vid, so here’s Stan Lee showing us How it Should Have Ended:

And the Harlem Shake at London Anime:

Space rocks! For those who don’t already know, here’s a helpful guide to the difference between an asteroid and a meteor.