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Express.co.ukGiant METEORITE crater is swallowing up holiday homes
It looks as if it could be the work of a meteorite from outer space, but in fact the huge hole was created by the collapse of a former potash mine in the Urals. Alarmingly, for owners of nearby rustic timber-framed 'dachas' close to Solikamsk in the ...
The crater that keeps swallowing up houses
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BBC News1.2 billion-year-old 'meteorite mineral' found in Scotland
Reidite is only known to form in nature during meteorite impact events. The discovery reinforces a theory that Stac Fada's geology was formed by material thrown out by a meteorite impact 1.2 billion years ago. What's happening in Scotland? Keep in ...
Live Science'Bizarre,' Human-Size Sea Scorpion Found in Ancient Meteorite Crater
About 460 million years ago, a sea scorpion about the size of an adult human swam around in the prehistoric waters that covered modern-day Iowa, likely dining on bivalves and squishy eel-like creatures, a new study finds. The ancient sea scorpions are ...
Fossilized Human-Sized Sea Scorpion Found In Meteorite Crater
Earth's Oldest Large Aquatic Predator Was A Terrifying 'Sea Scorpion'
Scientists discover giant prehistoric sea scorpion
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Daily MailFossils suggest animals and not a meteorite wiped out planet's first ...
Mass extinctions are usually blamed on rapid events, such as meteorite impacts and volcanic super-eruptions. But the world's first known mass extinction - which took place about 540 million years ago – was caused by something far more slow-moving: ...
Earth's First Mass Extinction Was Caused By Evolution, Not Meteorite Or ...
International Business Times
Animals And Not Meteorite Catastrophe That Caused Earth's First Mass Extinction
Critters caused Earth's first mass extinction, not a meteorite or a volcano
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MINING.comExtremely rare mineral found in 1.2-billion-year-old meteorite impact in Scotland
A team of Australian geoscientists from Curtis University has discovered the earliest known occurrence of reidite, one of Earth's rarest minerals that forms when shock waves from meteorite impacts hike up pressures and temperatures to extreme levels.
OregonLive.comMeteorite may have sparked fire in SE Portland front yard, officials say
"We're not in the meteorite identifying business, we're in the extinguishing fires business,'' said Lt. Rich Tyler, a spokesman for the Portland Fire Bureau. "But neighbors said they saw something flying through the air, hit the yard on fire and bounce ...
Expert: SE Portland grass fire not started by a meteorite
Portland man: Could a meteorite have started the fire in my front yard?
Expert: Unlikely meteorite caused SE grass fire
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The Salinas CalifornianSalinas man finds meteorites in Nevada
The Salinas Californian
In 2011, there was a witnessed meteorite fall near Sutter's Mill in California. It was a large fireball and the speeding meteorite fragments appeared on weather radar, so there was good definition for where to look for meteorites on the ground. My ...
TheBlaze.comResearchers Simulate Meteorite Impact on an Ancient Ocean Conditions and Found ...
They simulated a meteorite impact — shooting the material with a propellant gun used in hypervelocity impact experiments — and found they were able to induce the “simultaneous formation of nucleobases (cytosine and uracil) found in DNA and/or RNA ...
Meteorite impacts may have created building blocks of life
Simulated Meteorite Impact Sheds Light On How DNA Building Blocks May Form
Study Shows Meteorite Impacts Can Create DNA and Protein Building Blocks
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SFGate (blog)Asteroids and meteors we have known
In this photo provided by Chelyabinsk.ru a meteorite contrail is seen over Chelyabinsk on Friday, Feb. 15, 2013. A meteor streaked across the sky of Russia's Ural Mountains on Friday morning, causing sharp explosions and reportedly injuring around 100 ...
- Witnesses Blame Meteorite for Ore. House Fire
Aug. 13--Update at 9:45 a.m.: Scientist says meteorite likely not to blame for Southeast Portland fire. Updated at 8:30 a.m.: Expert says there are no examples of meteorites ever starting a fire. Was that a meteorite that flew into a Southeast Portland ...
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