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Brazil's Biggest Meteorite Survives Museum-Destroying Fire
Science & Tech  (tags: Brazil's, museum, Meteorite, artifacts, ongoing investigation, video included! )

- 317 days ago -
After a catastrophic fire blazed through the National Museum of Brazil on Sunday (Sept. 2), destroying many of the institution's 20 million artifacts, the museum's meteorites were some of the few relics left standing.
Ancient Meteorite Dug From Australian Desert Offers Window Into Early Solar System
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, meteorite, early solar system )

- 1288 days ago -
On the 27th of November, a network of cameras glimpsed a meteorite zipping through the earth's atmosphere and landing somewhere in the Australian outback.
Meteorite Leaves Crater in Nicaraguan Capital Managua, VIDEO
Science & Tech  (tags: meteorite, asteroid 2014, tracking space objects, VIDEO, collision )

- 1774 days ago -
A meteorite landed "like a bomb" just missing Nicaragua's main airport and raising concerns over scientists' ability to track space objects on potential collision courses with Earth.
Space Debris or Meteor Burns Bright Over Australia - Mystery Fiery Object   video
Science & Tech  (tags: meteor, Meteorite, Meteor lights up early morning sky )

- 1832 days ago -
Space Debris or Meteor burns Bright over Australia - Mystery Fiery object
The True Story of History's Only Known Meteorite Victim
Science & Tech  (tags: Meteorite, Meteor, Space, environment, nature, science, news, interesting, women, astronomy, science, scientists, bizarre, health, humans, interesting, off-beat, unusual )

- 2334 days ago -
The Russian meteorite, whose sonic boom damaged buildings and injured more than a thousand last week, is not the first to shatter a human life. Take the true story of Ann Hodges, the only confirmed person in history to have been hit by a meteorite.
Russian 'Meteorite Rush' Targets Rocks Valued More Highly Than Gold
Science & Tech  (tags: space, meteorite, humans, gold, money )

- 2341 days ago -
A meteor that exploded over Russia's Ural Mountains and sent fireballs blazing to Earth has set off a rush to find fragments of the space rock which hunters hope could fetch thousands of dollars apiece.
Top 10 Largest Meteor Craters on Earth
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, interesting, science, space, world, meteor, crater, earth, meteorite )

- 2342 days ago -
These are the top 10 largest meteor craters ever recorded in our planet's 4.6 billion-year-long history.
Meteorite Hits Russian Urals: Fireball Explosion Wreaks Havoc, Over 500 Injured (PHOTOS, VIDEO)
Science & Tech  (tags: destruction, meteorite, Russia )

- 2345 days ago -
Russia's Urals region has been rocked by a meteorite explosion in the stratosphere. The impact wave damaged several buildings, and blew out thousands of windows amid frigid winter weather. Hundreds are seeking medical attention for minor injuries.
Scientists Abuzz Over 'Black Beauty' Martian Rock
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, science, scientists, research, nasa, Mars, Meteorite, discovery, Sahara )

- 2385 days ago -
Scientists are abuzz about a coal-colored rock from Mars that landed in the Sahara desert: A yearlong analysis revealed it's quite different from other Martian meteorites.
The End of the World Might Not Be That Bad, as New Model Predicts Fallout From Meteorite Strike
Science & Tech  (tags: The, end, of, the, world, might, not, be, that, bad, as, new, model, predicts, fallout, from, meteorite, strike )

- 2809 days ago -
It's well known that a large meteorite hitting the Earth would not be good news, as it would cause earthquakes, tsunamis and firestorms. However, scientists have created a new model for predicting the impact of such collisions that shows the devastation
Mars Rover Spies a Possible Meteorite
Science & Tech  (tags: Mars, meteorite, rover Opportunity, astronomy, science, scientists, space, study, technology )

- 3221 days ago -
NASA's Mars rover Opportunity will make a pit stop to get a closer look at a toaster-sized rock that scientists think is a meteorite."The dark color, rounded texture and the way it is perched on the surface all make it look like an iron meteor
Mars' Odd 'Block Island' Meteorite -A Clue to An Ancient Atmosphere
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, Mars, meteorite, science, scientists, space, nasa )

- 3230 days ago -
In further proof that NASA is cooler than most people manage without liquid hydrogen, they're still analyzing the largest meteorite ever discovered on Mars first sighted in summer of 2009. This scores them a double "Space Stuff" bonus
4.5 Billion-Year-Old Meteorite Found in Ore
Science & Tech  (tags: meteorite, billions, years, interesting )

- 3335 days ago -
An extremely rare and pristine meteorite was found on the side of the road in Eastern Oregon and experts say it's 4.5 billion years old.
Out of the Blue
Science & Tech  (tags: science, Meteorite )

- 4119 days ago -
The great flood. Medieval dark spells. Meteorites not only did in dinosaurs, some scientists suggest, but may also explain other phenomena.

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