Does Antarctica Have A Hidden Layer Of Meteorites Below Its Surface? - Universe Today
A team of University of Manchester researchers proposes an intriguing answer to the puzzle of why we've found precious few iron meteorites among the thousands of meteorites recovered from the ice sheets of Antarctica.
Meteorite Hunters: How the Experts Can Tell If Rocks Are from Space
Meteorite hunters know that space rocks have distinct characteristics, and the India episode does not appear to have any of them, experts say.
Meteorite probably didn't kill man in India, NASA says
NASA has questioned whether a man was killed by a meteorite in India on Saturday, following multiple reports that the victim died after an object plunged to Earth from space.
Was it a meteorite? Tests will determine what killed Indian man - CNN
Indian scientists will examine the remains of an object that fell from the sky, causing a large explosion which killed a man, to determine if it is a meteorite, police say.
Scientists Say They've Solved The Mystery of Antartica's Missing Iron Meteorites
It's estimated that thousands of meteorites enter Earth's atmosphere every year, and of those, the majority that are recovered are found in Antarctica. How come? One of the reasons is simply because, against the barren white backdrop of Antarctic wil
The dangers we face from meteorites — or not
Before we begin reporting on his talk, let’s get something out of the way that Laurence Garvie, curator for ASU's Center for Meteorite Studies at the School of Earth and Space Exploration, has been hearing about for two weeks. Whatever killed the Indian bus driver about two weeks ago was NOT a meteorite.
Iron Meteorites Could Be Hidden Under Antarctic Ice
Scientists may have finally discovered why there are few iron meteorites in Antarctica. The truth is, the stones are not scarce, it is actually hidden under the Antarctic ice.
4.5bn-year-old meteorite retrieved from South Australian outback
Scientists recover ‘the oldest rock you’ll ever hold in your hand’ in the nick of time on New Year’s Eve from a hole in Lake Eyre
The hunt for the Christmas meteorite
The biggest meteorite to hit the UK landed in a small village in Leicestershire one Christmas Eve. Fifty years on, the search for its highly valuable fragments is far from over.
Meteor lights up Siberian skies near Chita
A huge fireball has been spotted in the skies over the Russian city of Chita near the border with China. An unidentified flying object, most probably a meteorite, made three extra bright flashes before burning out, according to eyewitness accounts.
UNM's Meteorite Museum reopens with futuristic design
At the University of New Mexico, it houses a collection like none other with specimens dating back 4.5 billion years. Gone are the old burlap-covered walls and outdated lighting, which have been replaced with sleek gray paint and energy-saving LED lights...