CNET'Sword of Heaven' katana blade forged from meteorite
There are some famous space-related weapons in the world of fiction, including lightsabers and Sokka's meteorite sword from the animated television series "Avatar: The Last Airbender." Now there's a real sword that could give Thor's hammer Mjölnir some ...
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Columbia Basin HeraldMeteorite journey subject of museum lecture Thursday
Columbia Basin Herald
The Willamette Meteorite was found by a farmer in the fall of 1902, near the town of West Linn, Ore. It's a big rock, 15.5 tons and 10 feet tall, mostly iron with a little bit of nickel. Only about 600 of the meteorites found on Earth to date are iron ...
Irish IndependentAttention treasure-hunters! €10k pieces of meteorite fall in Ireland
"There is a chance some parts of this meteorite survive, and we think it may have fallen somewhere in the north of the country," Astronomy Ireland's David Moore told RTE Radio One's Morning Ireland as he appealed for people to share their stories of ...
Race to find meteorite worth thousands of euro UTV Ireland
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WATCH: Moment 'car-sized' meteor hurtles to Earth exploding with force of ... Express.co.uk
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RocketNews24There's a katana in the Tokyo Skytree that's forged from a meteorite!
The wonderfully named Sword of Heaven (tentetsutou 天鉄刀) is exhibited alongside the meteorite from which it was forged. This awesome sword is the work of modern-day master craftsman Yoshindo Yoshiwara, said to be the finest swordsmith in Japan.
ABC OnlineNullarbor space rock hunt: Crowdfunded scientists return with their best ...
"We actually found a new strewn field this year that hasn't been documented before, so we found 43 meteorites," he said. Mr Tait said the strewn field would have come from a meteorite that fell to Earth in the last 40,000 years and would have been ...
Crowdfunded scientists return with meteorite haul Northern Star
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Smithsonian Science NewsBeautiful meteorites hold clues to solar system's violent start
Smithsonian Science News
To get a better picture of how Earth's nascent rocky surface reacted each time it was hit, Corrigan turns to a 4.5 billion-year-old kaleidoscope of elements known as a ureilite (YUR-a-lite) meteorite. Ureilites are made up of olivine and pyroxene ...
NYOOOZAU scientists study meteorite for signs of life
Experts at Allahabad University are trying to answer this mystifying question by analyzing a specimen of Haripura chondrite, a meteorite that had fallen in Rajasthan in 1921. They have found several materials in the meteorite sample which are present ...
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Arizona State UniversityASU Fulbright winner to study Mars meteorite at premier India institute
Arizona State University
Wadhwa's research will involve studies of a unique Mars meteorite, one with the most amount of water of any of the known Martian meteorites. Her Fulbright-Nehru Academic and Professional Excellence Award will enable her to spend four months in 2016 at ...
Ancient OriginsHome / News / Ancient Signs in the Sky: Did a Meteorite Change the Course of ...
This wouldn't be the first meteorite in history to have potentially inspired worship or acted as an agent of change. In antiquity meteorites were seen as messages from the gods, or profound omens, and many cultures saw fallen meteorites as religious ...
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South Yorkshire TimesWATCH: Video footage of car-sized meteorite seen over Sheffield
South Yorkshire Times
Astronomers have captured the moment a meteorite turned into a fireball as powerful as a nuclear explosion just 21 miles above the Earth and headed over Sheffield. Footage of the 'car-sized' meteorite burning up in the atmosphere was so good because it ...
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