Earth Might Rapidly Contaminate Meteorites

Earth Might Rapidly Contaminate Meteorites

It is estimated that about 44,000 to 84,000 metric tons of meteoritic material fall on Earth each year. However, the vast majority of this material is in the form of tiny dust particles that burn up in the atmosphere and…
NASA Locates Metal Meteorite on Mars

NASA Locates Metal Meteorite on Mars

Mars has been extensively studied by astronomers and space agencies over the past few decades. There have been numerous flybys, orbiters, and rovers sent to Mars, providing a wealth of information about the planet’s geology, climate, atmosphere, and potential habitability.…
Meteorite Pierces Roof of Canadian House

Meteorite Pierces Roof of Canadian House

Starting an inquiry to find out for sure how a meteorite arrived at the surface of the Earth is a real pain. Not even the most sophisticated scientific tools are able to track down and find out on time when…