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Every Meteorite Since 861 AD: Watch Them Fall
Science & Tech  (tags: meteorites, meteorites since 862 AD, data visualization, animation, Carlo Zapponi )

Judy
- 498 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Only 3% of all recorded meteorites that have struck the earth were seen falling. Now you can watch every one of those 1,045 fall in this amazing animation - and you can click any of the fallen meteorites for more details.
20,000 Pound Meteor Explodes Over Russia, Injuring Hundreds
Science & Tech  (tags: Russia, meteor, meteorites, 10 ton, explosion, sonic boom )

Lynn
- 578 days ago - commondreams.org
The dramatic footage captured by a dashboard video camera in the Chelyabinsk region of Russia in the nation's south-central shows what scientists say was a more than 10 ton meteor entering the atmosphere at over 33,000 miles per hour.
The Enduring Mystery of Life's Origin
Science & Tech  (tags: Darwin, Pasteur, astrobiology, biology, discovery, evolution, matter, universe, science, space, cosmology, meteorites, planets, origins of life, organic molecules, eternity )

Julia
- 934 days ago - space.com
While many of the molecules important for life have been detected in space, and meteorites and comets possibly could contain life itself, that doesn't necessarily mean life came to Earth from space. While some experiments suggest the transfer of life...
Scientist Discovers Signs of Life in Meteorite
Science & Tech  (tags: signs of life, meteorites, worldwide hippies, science, space, research, humans, ancient, astronomy )

Joseph
- 1293 days ago - worldwidehippies.com
discovered evidence of microfossils similar to Cyanobacteria, in freshly fractured slices of the interior surfaces of the Alais, Ivuna, and Orgueil CI1 carbonaceous meteorites. Based on Field Emission Scanning Electron Microscopy (FESEM) and other
Meteor Shower Tonight to Yield 80 Meteors An Hour?
Science & Tech  (tags: meteorites, meteor shower, interesting, space )

Marty
- 1863 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
From any vantage point in the world, you might see more than 80 meteors an hour streak across the sky during the best viewing time, when the moon's glare will be weakest--late tonight and into the wee hours of tomorrow
Bits of Ancient Earth Hidden on the Moon
Science & Tech  (tags: mars, moon, origin of life, antarctica, meteorites )

Francois
- 2275 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Some scientists believe that at least one meteorite found in Antarctica preserves evidence of ancient life on Mars. Now, work by a team of English scientists reinforces an earlier suggestion that evidence of life on the early Earth might be found on moon
Great Beasts Peppered From Space
Science & Tech  (tags: ice age, mammoths, bison, mastodon, giant sloth, sabre-toothed tigers, animals, space, meteorites, impacts, discovery, evidence, DNA, scientists, research, extinction )

Laurel
- 2472 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Startling evidence has been found which shows mammoth and other great beasts from the last ice age were blasted with material that came from space.
Alien Life Can Survive Trip to Earth, Space Test Shows
Science & Tech  (tags: alien, aliens, meteorites, spacecraft, experiments, scientists, research, space, Earth, microbes, astrobiologists, Mars, interesting )

Laurel
- 2499 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
We could have alien origins, say scientists who sent fossilized microscopic life-forms into space and back inside an artificial meteorite.
Life From Mars Theory Put to Test
Science & Tech  (tags: life, Earth, Mars, meteorites, planets, space, research )

Eduardo
- 2517 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
A rock quarried on Orkney was blasted into space to find out if meteorites could carry primitive life from one planet to another. One theory being tested is whether life could have arrived on Earth from Mars.
   

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