21 April 2014

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 21APR2014

Far More Asteroids Have Hit The Earth Than We Thought, Astronauts Say
The Huffington Post | by Benjamin Hart
Posted: 04/19/2014 12:11 pm EDT Updated: 04/19/2014 1:59 pm EDT
On Tuesday, the B612 Foundation, which is devoted to preventing the next deep impact, will present data from a nuclear-weapons test warning satellite showing that far more asteroids have hit earth in the past few years than previously thought, the organization announced on its website. ...

Red Tape Hinders Study of Asteroid Impacts on Earth
The bureaucratic snafu affects the use of U.S. government space assets that help scientists study "airbursts" like the meteor that exploded without ...

Meteor Explodes over Russian city of Murmansk April 19, 2014 - YouTube
youtube.com ⋅ 00:19
A meteor has exploded and lit up the skies over the city Murmansk in Russia's northwest, the stunning footage captured by dashcam. The meteor ...

Huge Fireball Meteor Has Been Caught on Camera Over Russia
Posted to YouTube by nemesis maturity 6,526 views

Meteor like object over Russia's Murmansk caught on dash cams - YouTube
youtube.com ⋅ 00:47
for the best videos join and subscribe us! Residents of the Kola Peninsula witnessed the fall of a celestial body similar to the famous Chelyabinsk ...
Another Russian Meteor? - WMJI.com
How does this keep happening? And how do they keep catching it on dash-cams??

The Lyrid Meteor Shower on Earth Day !!!!
Every year in late April Earth passes through the dusty tail of Comet Thatcher (C/1861 G1), and the encounter causes a meteor shower--the Lyrids.

04/28/2014 – Ephemeris – The Lyrid meteor shower will reach peak tomorrow | Bob Moler's 
Bob Moler's Ephemeris Blog ⋅ Bob Moler
The second major meteor shower this year will reach its peak tomorrow afternoon (~18h UT). The best shot to see it will be tonight from about 10 to ...

نيزك كبير يضيء سماء مدينة مورمانسك الروسية Video / RT Arabic / News Videos / Play With ...
شهد سكان مدينة مورمانسك وبعض المدن الأخرى شمال غرب روسيا فجر السبت مرور نيزك كبير في السماء، احترق في طبقات الغلاف الجوي دون أن يمس سطح الأرض

[Balitaan] Meteor shower, matutunghayan mamayang gabi [04|21|14] - YouTube
youtube.com ⋅ 00:46
[Balitaan] Meteor shower, matutunghayan mamayang gabi (Ulat ni Audrey Gorriceta) [April 21, 2014] For more news, visit: ▻http://www.ptvnews.ph ...

Meteor shower to light up PH skies
The annual Lyrid meteor shower will peak on those dates, although the spectacle has already been active since Wednesday, the Philippine ...

Huge meteorite lights up Russia once again
Delhi Daily News
Scientists have warned that a massive meteor that exploded over Russia in February 2012 was a "wake-up call" for all human beings. The space rock ...

Car Dashcams Capture Possible Meteorite
ABC News - 5 hours
Video shows the object streaking across the sky.

Car Dashcams Capture Possible Meteorite Above Russia
ABC News via Yahoo! News - 7 hours
Whatever it is, it looked quite spectacular. Several car dashcams captured video showing a bright blue and red flashing object streaming ...

Vitamins from Space! B3 Found in Meteorites
LiveScience.com via Yahoo! News - 10 hours
An essential nutrient for life on Earth also cooks up in space, a new study finds. While scientists aren't yet sure of the exact recipe, they ...

B3: the vitamin from outer space
SpaceDaily - 23 hours
Vitamin B3, also called nicotinic acid or niacin, is the precursor to nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD) -- vital to metabolism and a ...

Artist Katie Paterson Reforges Meteorite | Video - YouTube
youtube.com ⋅ 05:14
A large Campo del Cielo meteorite (a type of iron meteorite from northern Argentina) has been melted down and reforged in the same shape as a ...

It Was Pitch-Black Dark. Seconds Later, a Fireball Lit Up the Russian Sky.
Dash-camera footage from the Russian city of Murmansk shows a meteor burn up in the atmosphere, lighting up the previously pitch black Russian ...

Huge Fireball Meteor Has Been Caught on Camera Over Russia - YouTube
youtube.com ⋅ 01:20
Russia Today is reporting that most observers identified the blaze of light as ameteor, or as space debris re-entering the atmosphere, but officials ...

2014 The Year of "CERTAIN Uncertainty" ™; Meteors, Asteroids, Comets, and MORE!!

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