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A Rare, 4.5-Billion-Year-Old Meteorite Hit the Netherlands
Scientists are excited.
June 27, 2017
The Mystery of the 2,000-Year-Old Iron Beads
First they came from space, and then went 450 miles more.
May 16, 2017
Do Meteors Hiss, Sizzle, and Pop?
This is a test of the meteor broadcasting network.
April 17, 2017
A Bright and Loud Meteor Just Flew Across the Midwest Sky
February 06, 2017
Exploring Mexico’s Zone of Silence, Where Radio Signals Fail and Meteorites Crash
The Mexican version of the Bermuda Triangle has its fair share of alien rumors.
November 03, 2016
Watch A Meteor Light Up the Sky in Australia, Before Crashing to Earth
It was likely around three feet wide.
September 27, 2016
Found: One of the Largest Meteorites Ever
Thirty tons, experts say.
September 14, 2016
9 Incredible Meteorite Craters That Look Straight Out of 'Deep Impact'
Our planet is pockmarked with the scars of these extraterrestrial visitors. Morgan Freeman would be terrified.
August 27, 2016
The Rare Meteorites Going on Sale for Millions
Christie's London is selling 83 space rocks—some from Mars, some filled with gems, and one that killed a cow.
April 06, 2016
Los Angeles, California
UCLA Meteorite Collection
What began with a single, 357-pound chunk of the Canyon Diablo meteorite is now an impressive collection. .
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Video Wonder: What a Meteor Looks Like Barreling Towards Earth
February 08, 2016
This raised bulls-eye visible from space was the subject of an intense geologic controversy.
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FOUND: A 4.5 Billion Year Old Meteorite, Almost Swallowed By the Earth
January 07, 2016
FOUND: Meteor Dust That's Been Stealing Earth's Atmosphere
December 30, 2015
Sturt Creek, Australia
Wolfe Creek Crater
A stray meteor left this picturesque hole in the Australian outback.
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The Hodges Meteorite
This space rock fragment is one of the only meteors to have ever struck a human.
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Pingualuit Crater Lake
A lake in the middle of the tundra of Quebec is said to be the purist freshwater lake on earth.
Qesm Al Wahat Ad Dakhlah, Egypt
Great Sand Sea Glass of the Libyan Desert
Even King Tut was intrigued by the glass of the Great Sand Sea.
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