CNNMeteorite makes big crater in Nicaragua, government says
(CNN) -- A meteorite crashed down in Managua, Nicaragua, late Saturday night, causing a loud explosion and leaving a crater 39 feet (12 meters) across, government officials said, according to The Associated Press. No damage or injuries were reported.
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Nature World NewsMeteorite that killed off dinosaurs shaped modern-day plants
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The life strategy of plants that dominate our forests today may be linked to a massive meteorite that slammed into Earth 66 million years ago, according to a new study. At the end of the Cretaceous period, a 6.2-mile-wide space rock landed off the ...
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- Meteorite Hits Nicaragua as Major Asteroid Narrowly Misses Earth
... A BRIGHT ORBIT SUNSET, A STUNNER IF YOUR SKIES ARE CLEAR. NEW ZEALAND SURVIVED A CLOSE PASS BY AN ASTEROID THIS PAST WEEKEND. AND HERE'S WHY WE REPORT ON SUCH THINGS. A METEORITE STRIKE IN NICARAGUA,.
Daily Mail'Life could exist on Mars': Analysis of 1.3 billion-year-old meteorite ...
UK and Greece researchers have re-examined a meteorite that fell to Earth more than a century ago. They say the Nakhla meteorite contains possible evidence of life on Mars. The meteorite has an egg-shaped structure (scanning electron microscope image ...
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The GuardianSpacewatch: Doubts about the Managua meteorite
Much does not ring true about the claims that a meteorite struck Managua, Nicaragua, late on 6 September, local time, causing an explosion, ground tremor and shock wave "like a bomb" while blasting a 12-metre-wide crater alongside the airport and ...
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- Weird Cell-Shaped Structure Discovered In Mars Meteorite
This latter event, which was triggered by a nearby meteorite strike on Mars, apparently included the flow of hot water through Nakhla's parent outcrop, the authors write. Finally, about 10 million years ago, another impact blasted Nakhla free of Mars ...
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- 3 Meteorites from 2013 Space Rock Explosion Over Russia for Sale
When a meteor exploded over Chelyabinsk, Russia on Feb. 15, 2013, many of world's most avid meteorite collectors were gathered on the other side of the world, in Arizona, at the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show. "A lot of the meteorite guys were scrambling ...
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- Catching a falling star: How a meteorite inspired Chelyabinsk
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Recently, Chelyabinsk-based advertiser and designer Albert Rastyapin completed a four-meter triptych dedicated to the meteorite that fell a year and a half ago in the vicinity of the Urals city. The meteorite, which has also inspired local Russian ...
UANewsMeteorite That Doomed Dinosaurs Remade Forests
The meteorite impact that spelled doom for the dinosaurs 66 million years ago decimated the evergreens among the flowering plants to a much greater extent than their deciduous peers, according to a study led by UA researchers. The results are published ...
Daily DigestDino-murdering meteorite responsible for flourishing forrests
When a meteorite the size of a small town nailed Mexico's Yukatan peninsula 66 million years ago, our odds of ever walking with dinosaurs abruptly dropped to zero. The upshot? When the impact also decimated the dominant flowering evergreen plant ...