Have you ever wondered what’s the difference between a meteor and a meteorite or an asteroid, meteoroid or comet? Here are the answers to all your questions regarding Meteor Terminology by Vincent Perlerin for AMS.
Infographie : Les 7 minutes de terreur pour l'atterrissage de Curiosity sur Mars
Curiosity - 7 Minutes of Terror: There were several space related events this year. NASA’s Curiosity rover landed on mars, and successfully began collecting data. As this graphic by billowyclouds shows, the scariest part was a terrifying 7 minute landing.