Meteorite News Headlines
- Just the Facts: Meteorite or meteor-wrong?
Meteorites are hunks of rock that don't completely burn up as they hurtle through our atmosphere. Unlike most Earth rocks, they're composed of an odd mix of metals and minerals. They have a burnt appearance – like a well-seasoned cast iron pan.
The Missoulian'We're getting showered': Missoula man details wild world of meteorite collecting
Martin Horejsi displays a portion of his meteorite collection after presenting to students from Browning recently at the Phyllis J. Washington College of Education and Human Sciences. Horejsi is an associate professor of instructional technology and ...
QS WOW News (press release) (registration)“Meteorite hunter” finds 14 kg of meteorite-like substance in Iran desert
QS WOW News (press release) (registration)
Russian Federation – In January 2017 a team of four UrFU researchers spent 10 days in the Lut desert in Iran on a meteorite expedition. Every day the expedition would cover 50-100 kilometres. They managed to find 12-14 kilograms of samples, which have ...
Wellington TimesMeteorite hunt continues | video, map, survey | Wellington Times
Astronomers are yet to pinpoint exactly where the meteorites fell in Western NSW, but they have narrowed down their search for the March event that soared ...
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WRBLWhat's the difference between an asteroid, meteoroid, meteor and meteorite?
Meteorites are small, rocky pieces from an asteroid or meteoroid that make it to earth's surface. If they're big enough and made of the right elements, they can cause craters in the ground….like Meteor Crater in Arizona. Although meteorologists have ...
CampaignLiveVauxhall "First email built from a car" by MRM Meteorite
Vauxhall's Mokka X boasts good Wi-Fi, so to show off this feature MRM Meteorite tasked a writer, designer and coder with creating, building and deploying an email from inside the car. The email contained a video of the process, proving the power of 4G ...
New York TimesMeteorite Finder Fights China's (Mostly Terrestrial) Property Law ...
New York Times
A herder, along with his sons, has sued for rights to a 17.8-ton rock that was seized under rules that keep natural resources under state ownership.
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The State PressASU professor receives NASA funding for meteorite research
The State Press
He mans the “meteorite vault” at ASU, home to hundreds of meteorites, making it the largest university-owned collection in the world. Similar to the Psyche mission, which will investigate planetary cores, Garvie has received funding from both NASA and ...
Watchtime.comRolex Cellini Moonphase Features Patented Module, Meteorite Appliqué
At Baselworld 2017, Rolex was not only plumbing the depths with its 1,220-meter-water-resistant Sea-Dweller; it was also casting its gaze heavenward at the moon and stars with the newest model in its elegantly appointed Cellini collection, the Rolex ...
New ScientistEarth's greatest hits: Six of the biggest meteorites in history
Yet we haven't found convincing evidence of the meteorite. Neither is there an obvious crater – unless you accept the problematic theory that nearby Lake Cheko is it. An alternative idea is that the explosion came from a sudden huge belch of ...