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September, 2011

September 1997 Witnessed Fall: Worden, Michigan. A “Fender Bender” Meteorite

September 1997 Witnessed Fall: Worden, Michigan. A “Fender Bender” Meteorite

An September 1997 Witnessed Fall: Worden, Michigan USA Worden: A Fender Bender Meteorite   For a five, Worden is filled with superb round chondrules. This 113g complete slice captures the essence of what was once a kilo and a half stone. Meteorites that land on cars deserve a special place in the subcategory of witnessed […]

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Unclassified Beauty

Unclassified Beauty

Middle of the summer is always the time when we stay home and avoid the heat of the dessert. But, have no fear we will get back out and hunting in the fall. So I have been spending a lot of time cutting meteorites and that has been great fun. I had been having a […]

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Ron Hartman – 1935-2011

Ron Hartman – 1935-2011

Ron Hartman – 1935-2011 Commemorating the life of our colleague, and my personal friend. The recent passing of Ron Hartman has prompted me to postpone this month’s article, and instead to make notice of this sad news. Due to my being out-of-town when I learned of his passing, and my inablility to access my computer […]

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Isheyevo

Isheyevo

Right now Isheyevo is being called a CH/CBb and might not even be a chondrite in the usual sense of the term. It is a complex mix of components from different sources. For example, there are two distinct populations of CAIs. There are two sets of chondrule textures corresponding to two blended lithologies. And the […]

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Meteorite Calendar – September 2011

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Meteorite Crater Study Kit

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Muong Nong Tektite

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