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Meteor in Russia, why should I care?

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The meteor that slammed near the Ural mountains in Russia on Friday, 15th February, sent waves that not only broke some glass windows in the neighboring area but also shook news agencies that flashed amateur footage for the next day or two. Here's a an amateur footage if you missed it. While astronomers and star gazers were busy waiting  for 2012 DA14 's, a near-Earth Asteroid , fly-by our planet, the 'Russian meteor'  as it is called now, moved in swiftly into our atmosphere and made its presence felt , before hitting a frozen lake in the Chelabinysk area. So, what difference does it make to our lives, if a two-meter wide rock falls from the sky? Broadly speaking, the Russian meteor incident raises three questions: First,  of New Life! According to theory of Panspermia , life originated elsewhere (in the solar system or outer space ) and came to the Earth via meteroids and developed here. Analyses and experiments have shown that bacteria can survive