[shareaholic app="share_buttons" id="5618116"]

May, 2015

A Meteorite Field Trip To the Field Museum

A Meteorite Field Trip To the Field Museum

It has been many years since I last visited the Windy City so I jumped at the chance this spring when a conference presented just such an opportunity. While Chicago is not much more windy that New York City, and even less windy than Boston, it certainly didn’t disappoint, especially along the long waterfront walk […]

Read More →

Read More →

“I Just Know It Is A Meteorite”

“I Just Know It Is A Meteorite”

For once I have used the springtime for Spring Cleaning. Over the last couple years I have been doing project after project non stop in the garage and it was really getting out of control. I had reduced my available work space down to the corner of one work table. So after two weeks of […]

Read More →

Read More →

Meteorite Market Trends

Meteorite Market Trends

This Month’s Meteorite Market Trends by Michael Blood

Read More →

Read More →

Crystalline Lunar Spherules

Crystalline Lunar Spherules

It’s a harsh place, the surface of the moon. NWA 8010 is a lunar regolith breccia meteorite that bears witness to this. Melt veins are formed by large impacts. The veins in NWA 8010 did not cool instantly into glass. They had time to nucleate along wall rock and crystallize into feathery tufts of very […]

Read More →

Read More →

Moldavite Rain!

Moldavite Rain!

There are all sorts of collections, but a collection of like objects offers the simple pleasure of side-by-side comparison and contrast. It offers training in the range of variations on a theme, and it begs you to select your favorites. Collections are meant to be felt. We have been running low on Moldavite teardrops and […]

Read More →

Read More →

Millbillillie Meteorite Slice

Millbillillie Meteorite Slice

Our Meteorite of the Month is kindly provided by Tucson Meteorites who hosts The Meteorite Picture of the Day. Submit Pictures to Meteorite Pictures of the Day

Read More →

Read More →

Top

Meteorite Times Magazine