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Live ScienceAntarctic Expedition Will Hunt for 'Missing' Meteorites - Live Science
Scientists will hunt for iron meteorites just below the surface of the ice in Antarctica. Here, a view of West Antarctica, as captured from above on Oct. 29, 2014.
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Daily MailRussian scientists find haul of meteorite material in Iran | Daily Mail ...
A group of geologists from Ural Federal University, Russia, have recovered unique meteorite material, which is believed to originate from the birth of our solar ...
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ForbesHow To Recognize A Meteorite In The Field
Despite movies often show an incandescent rock on the ground, a fresh meteorite is in most cases cold at touch. Its transition trough earth´s atmosphere is too short to heat the entire rock and the friction heat affects only the most superficial layer ...
- Russian, Iranian Scientists Discover Meteorite
In a joint research project between the universities of Kerman in Iran and the Urals in Russia, a team of scientists headed to the Lut Desert to collect fragments of meteorite-like material, situated at the empty site. According to Russia's Sputnik ...
SeekerMars Was Recently Hit by a Meteorite 'Shotgun' Blast
From afar, a small cluster of dark blemishes on an otherwise pale landscape was the only indication of a meteorite impact, but on closer inspection, we realize it wasn't a single impact — it was in fact dozens all clustering around a small area in the ...
The MarshalltownRussian scientists find 13kg of meteorites in Iranian Desert
Moscow (Sputnik) Feb 14, 2017 - A team of Russian geologists from Ural Federal University recently returned from an expedition in the Lut desert in the east of ...
Russian scientists find haul of meteorite material in Iran
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- How to find a meteorite
Monday's meteorite was unexpected. Meteor showers happen periodically as the Earth's orbit takes it through clouds of debris from comet tails. Sporadic meteors like this one break off from asteroids. There are plenty of meteors in our patch of sky ...
Christian Science MonitorHow a few millimeters of Russian rock helped unwind a meteorite mystery
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"We found that the meteorite flux, the variety of meteorites falling to Earth, was very, very different from what we see today," lead author Philipp Heck, an associate curator at The Field Museum in Chicago, said in a press release. The key to ...
Early Meteorite Bits Reveal Clues About Solar System's Evolution
First big-picture look at meteorites from before giant space collision 466 million years ago
Curiosity Finds An(other) Alien Visitor on Mars
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Chicago Sun-TimesSteinberg: One meteorite that won't end up at the Field Museum ...
What timing. A week after the Field Museum unveiled its new interactive meteorite display, a green fireball went streaking across our night sky.
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