ABC News (blog)Car Dashcams Capture Possible Meteorite Above Russia
ABC News (blog)
Several car dashcams captured video showing a bright blue and red flashing object streaming through the sky above the city of Murmansk shortly after 2 a.m. Russian time on Saturday. Officials have neither confirmed nor denied the object is a meteorite, ...
Big meteorite strikes in Russia — again! New York Daily News
Video: Huge 'meteorite' explodes in ball of fire over Russian city Mirror.co.uk
Russia Night Lit Up by Meteorite in the Sky [Video] Guardian Liberty Voice
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- Forensic Ballistics: How Apollo 12 Helped Solve the Skydiver Meteorite Mystery
The Planetary Society (blog)
The news went viral a couple of weeks ago. A team in Norway announced that a skydiver was almost struck by a meteorite in flight over the ØstreÆra airstrip near Rena, Norway. Their evidence was this video. The rock passes by at about 0:15: ...
Nature World NewsVitamin B3 Found In Meteorites, Suggesting Key Nutrient Came From Space
Smith and her co-authors discovered vitamin B3 in eight carbon-rich meteorites. (When fragments of an asteroid fall to Earth, they're called meteorites.) The meteorites are all CM-2 carbonaceous chondrites, one of the most common meteorite types found ...
Meteorites Might Have Delivered Vitamin B3 to Earth, Researchers Say Nature World News
B3: the vitamin from outer space UPI.com
Vitamins from Space! B3 Found in Meteorites LiveScience.com
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Slate Magazine (blog)Did That Skydiver Almost Get Hit by a Meteorite, or Just a Plain Old Rock?
Slate Magazine (blog)
Note: If this rock came from space then technically it was a meteoroid; they're called meteorites after they hit the ground. I took great pains in my first article to call it a rock or an object, since its pedigree is still
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New York Daily NewsNorwegian skydiver captures video of meteorite hurtling by head in mid-air
New York Daily News
A Norwegian skydiver cheated death when a chunk of meteorite went whistling by him in mid-air while he plummeted to earth — and it was all caught on video in what geologists called a world-first occurrence. Anders Helstrup had just pulled his ...
Video: Skydiver almost gets hit by meteorite Gizmodo
Meteorite narrowly misses Norwegian skydiver Telegraph.co.uk
Watch a Skydiver Almost Get Hit By A Meteorite TIME
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- The Skydiver and the Meteorite. I Mean, Rock.
Slate Magazine (blog)
It really was just a rock. Steinar Midtskogen, one of the people involved with making the video, has written a post with the story. Clearly they were hoping it was actually a meteorite, but the evidence mounted up to the more mundane, terrestrial ...
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KathimeriniA well-traveled, cerebral, modernist meteorite of an artist
At close inspection, Constantinos Parthenis's painting “The Little Church of Cephalonia” offers a glimpse of the artist's key creative elements. There's the idea of sketching as a means of outlining the world as well as his absolute perception of color ...
UPI.comAncient plant fragments preserved by meteorite impact glass
A team of researchers at Brown University have located fragments of leaves and organic compounds preserved inside the impact glass from several ancient meteorite collision sites in Argentina. Impact glass is the rock formed via shock metamorphism, ...
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Discover Magazine (blog)
The June edition of Discover Magazine refers to the NASA Meteor Counter app, though this has been updated to the newer AMS Meteors App. Check it out to collect awesome data on meteors, fireballs, and meteorites. A fireball exploded over a parking lot ...
- Follow-Up on Skydiving Meteorite: Crowdsourcing Concludes it Was Just a Rock
For all those involved with the initial investigation of the skydiver and the possible meteorite, they now feel they have resolution to their puzzle, thanks to the beauty of crowdsourcing. The rock that showed up in a video taken during a skydive in ...
Sorry, Internet. It Turns out That Video of a Meteorite Falling Past a ... Geekosystem
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