International Business Times UKTucson is epicenter of meteorite strike, rock hunt
Arizona Daily Star
Tucson is the epicenter of a meteorite hunt after a shower of space rocks landed north of the city Tuesday night. The event began at 7:11 p.m. with a window-rattling sonic boom, as a massive fireball entered the Earth's atmosphere and broke apart ...
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Meteorite Explodes Above Arizona Ahead of Geminids 2013 [VIDEOS] International Business Times UK
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- Tucson is epicenter of meteorite strike
Arizona Daily Star
Tucson is the epicenter of a meteorite hunt and scientists want Tucsonans to help them look for the space rocks. At 7:11 Tuesday night a large meteor entered the earth's atmosphere northeast of Phoenix and broke up over Marana, said Robert Ward, ...
- Meteorite hunter, NASA scientists scour Tucson for fragments
KVOA Tucson News
If any part of a meteoroid survives the fall through the atmosphere and lands on Earth, it is called a meteorite. Although the vast majority of meteorites are very small, their size can range from about a fraction of a gram (the size of a pebble) to ...
- Mercury meteorite makes public debut in New Haven
Fragments of a brilliant green rock found in the Sahara desert could very well be the first known meteorite to travel to earth from Mercury, and it's making its public debut at the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History exhibition, "From Mercury to ...
Space.comFlorida boy, 7, struck by meteorite while playing in driveway, father says
Wayne Lippard knows the odds are "astronomical," but he's convinced his 7-year-old son was struck by a small meteorite while playing in the driveway of the family's Florida home. Lippard, of Loxahatchee, told FoxNews.com that his son Steven was ...
Wayne Lippard Says Son, Steven, Was Hit By Meteorite Huffington Post
Did Falling Meteorites Injure 7-Year-Old Florida Boy? Space.com
Meteorite fragments hit boy in the head Orlando Sentinel (blog)
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ABC NewsMeteorite unveils secrets of ancient Mars
This meteorite, discovered in northern Africa, contains preserved materials from the Red Planet that are 4.4 billion years old, say scientists in a new study published in the journal Nature. Black Beauty, they say, may be the first identified example ...
Mars Rock Might Reveal Clues to Planet's Ancient History ABC News
4.4 billion-year-old meteorite NWA 7533 is straight outta Mars Ars Technica
Meteorite gives scientists first look at ancient Martian crust NBCNews.com
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- Chelyabinsk Airburst, Damage Assessment, Meteorite Recovery, and ...
Science Careers Blog
Chelyabinsk Airburst, Damage Assessment, Meteorite Recovery, and Characterization. Olga P. Popova1,; Peter Jenniskens2,3,*,; Vacheslav Emel'yanenko4,; Anna Kartashova4,; Eugeny Biryukov5,; Sergey Khaibrakhmanov6,; Valery Shuvalov1,; Yurij ...
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Hartford CourantMeteorite At Yale Peabody: Is It Really From Mercury?
The meteorite is the largest fragment of a meteorite known as NWA 7325 that was found by nomadic tribesmen in 2012 as a scattering of 35 green stones. Most of the other stones were mishandled before being acquired by scientists, so getting information ...
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- Trove of data from Russian 'dash-cam' meteorite
Fragments of the meteorite recovered from near Chelyabinsk, including an enormous rock dredged from the bottom of Lake Chebarkul, have revealed its early history. We have all this even though less than one thousandth of the asteroid has been retrieved, ...
Chelyabinsk meteorite contained extraterrestrial water Pravda
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Walton SunTreasure-hunters unearth meteorite
Experts have verified that a bowling ball-size hunk of metal unearthed near Grayton Beach is the third largest meteorite ever found in the southeastern United States . The 24-pound meteorite is thought to have crashed to Earth at least 400 years ago.
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