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- Early Life May Have Thrived in the Wreckage of a Meteorite
The geologists looked at the roughly 30 million-year old Haughton meteorite impact crater in northern Canada. They collected 28 rock samples from both in and out of the crater. When they put the rocks under the microscope, they found that rocks which ...
University of Texas at Austin NewsMars rover Curiosity finds 'Lebanon' on Red Planet aka huge iron meteorite
The photos of the meteorites were released this week although Curiosity discovered the twin space rocks in May, JPL scientists said. "Heavy Metal! I found an iron meteorite on Mars," Curiosity's handlers wrote on the mission's Twitter page. The two ...
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The GuardianHuge Meteorite on Mars Discovered by NASA's Curiosity Rover
Talk about a speed bump. NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has discovered its first meteorite on the Red Planet, and it's no puny space rock. The newfound Mars meteorite, which scientist have named "Lebanon," is nearly 7 feet (2 meters) wide and made of iron.
Nasa's Curiosity rover finds large iron meteorite on Mars
Curiosity Finds Large Iron Meteorite on Mars
'Heavy Metal! I found an iron meteorite on Mars': Curiosity rover discovers ...
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Fox NewsAncient asteroid destroyer finally found, and it's a new kind of meteorite
For 50 years, scientists have wondered what annihilated the ancestor of L-chondrites, the roof-smashing, head-bonking meteorites that frequently pummel Earth. Now, a new kind of meteorite discovered in a southern Sweden limestone quarry may finally ...
Scientists Discover an Entirely New Kind of Meteorite
Newly discovered space rock could explain booming life on Earth
Swedish meteorite may be remnant of asteroid collision
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Daily MailHas the Midlands Meteorite been found in Coventry? Local claims to have ...
A sharp-eyed father believes he has found parts of a meteorite which have crashed to Earth in Coventry. Richie Vallance has discovered dozens of odd-looking rocks and, having done his own research, is convinced that they are not of this world.
Look: City man claims alien rock found near Wyken school
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Daily MailMystery of the hole at the 'end of the world' in Siberia is 'solved': Crater ...
Russian scientists believe a giant crater which appeared in far northern Siberia was caused by rising temperatures in the area - not a meteorite. Andrei Plekhanov, a senior researcher at the Scientific Research Center of the Arctic, said the mysterious ...
Yamal Peninsula: Giant Crater Appears in Siberia; Meteorite or Something Else ...
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Researchers dispatched to investigate giant sinkhole that exploded out of the ...
Scientists baffled by Siberia End of the World 262 ft hole crater. Meteorite? UFO?
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The Space ReporterMars rover Curiosity finds its first meteorite
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For the first time, the Curiosity rover has found rock primarily made of iron on the Martian terrain. The meteorite has been named “Lebanon,” and is accompanied by a second smaller rock called “Lebanon B.” Curiosity snapped images of the meteorites on ...
- 'Only a meteorite' could stop Wednesday's Concordia move
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Grosseto, July 22 - Only a meteorite could stop Wednesday's planned departure of the wreck of the Costa Concordia from the Tuscan island of Giglio, the head of Italy's civil protection authority said Tuesday. "There is no longer any justification for ...
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RT'Mysterious' meteorite may shed light on explosion of life on Earth
Most of the meteorites that have fallen to Earth and were found during a 20-year study originate from a huge asteroid that collided with a smaller one – or even a comet – millions of years ago. But before the latest finding by scientists in Sweden ...
Ancient Meteorite Unlocks Space Puzzle
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TechnoBuffaloCuriosity Rover Stumbles Across Massive Meteorite
After journeying outside of NASA's designated safe zone, Curiosity has stumbled across a meteorite, dubbed “Lebanon,” that's about 7 feet wide. This is the first meteorite discovery by Curiosity, and a great opportunity for the rover to study the space ...