29 August 2014

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 29AUG2014

New Zealand Meteor 28AUG2014
Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News
"click on image to enlarge" New Zealand Meteor Approximately 1830 28AUG2014 v.1 c2014 LunarMeteoriteHunter / Google Earth ...

Bright meteor wows Kiwi stargazers
Signs of the Times
A large meteor has been seen flying through the sky across New Zealand tonight. The burning ball of space rock was spotted from locations ...

Spectacular green meteor flashes across NZ sky
Hundreds of witnesses have described the magnificence of watching a meteor flash across the New Zealand sky last night. Seen from all different ...

'Black beauty' meteorite helps scientists discover climate history of Mars
ANI via Yahoo! India News - 18 hours
Washington, Aug 28 (ANI): A new study has helped scientists uncover the climate history of the 'red planet' with the help of an ancient ...

A salty, martian meteorite offers clues to habitability
PhysOrg - 11 hours
Life as we know it requires energy of some sort to survive and thrive. For plants, that source of energy is the Sun. But there are some ...

Meteor Activity Outlook for August 30-September 5, 2014
American Meteor Society
The estimated total hourly meteor rates for evening observers this week is near 4 as seen from the northern hemisphere and 2 as seen from southern ...

NASA's Spitzer Telescope Witnesses Asteroid Smashup
Jet Propulsion Laboratory- August 28, 2014
NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has spotted an eruption of dust around a
young star, possibly the result of a smashup between large asteroids....

Racetrack Playa mystery in Death Valley solved
For decades, scientists have been trying to figure out how rocks moved
across a dry lake bed and left trails behind, but now they know blown
ice sheets cause it ...

Could meteor strikes on Earth have seeded life elsewhere in the universe?
Georgia News
Asteroid that killed dinosaurs may have taken life to Mars and Jupiter; A computer simulation has found that thousands of life-bearing rocks from Earth ...

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 28AUG20...
Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News - Blogger
Krull-Davatzes said that the rare rock she unearthed was created by a large meteor—at least three times bigger than the meteor that killed the .

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

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