30 September 2015

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 30SEP2015

Chelyabinsk Meteor Played 4.5 Billion Years of Cosmic Pinball
Scientific American (blog)
When the Chelyabinsk meteor exploded in the morning skies of the southern Urals in February 2013 it prompted a flurry of interest in the vast ...

Geminids Meteor Shower Viewing at Paynetown SRA (Monroe Lake)
Geminids Meteor Shower Viewing from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Program Location: Paynetown SRA, Deer Run Shelter Usually one of the strongest showers ...

NYC Urban Park Rangers host: Astronomy: Orionids Meteor Shower
Sunday, 25 October 2015, Owl's Head Park, Bay Ridge. NYC Urban Rangers Astronomy: Orionids Meteor Shower Sunday, October 25, 2015 7:00 ...

Bright Planets, Meteor Shower in October for Oregon, Coast, Portland
Oregon Coast Beach Connection
If you're up in the wee hours, just before dawn, you'll see two very bright planets – and there is a spectacular meteor shower coming up in late October ...

Skies Over West Seattle, first edition of Fall 2015: Three conjunctions are on the way
West Seattle Blog (blog)
We're already in the middle of the Southern Taurid meteor shower, and the ... Both meteor showers will have meteors that seem to radiate from the ...

Supermoon lunar eclipse 2015: best locations around the world
Vidette Online
On Wednesday, Oct. 21, an Orionid meteor shower is set to occur. Shooting stars will be visible from October 16-30. Another meteorshower, a Leonid ...

2015 October Skies
The Battlefords News-Optimist
The particles that we see as streaks of light during a meteor shower are as small as the ball of a ballpoint pen, some of the brighter ones might be as ...

10 amazing sights in Oak Bay's October sky
Oak Bay News (registration)
There are meteor showers galore this month – the faint, slow-moving Draconids on Oct. 9, the slow, super-bright Taurids on Oct. 10, and the swift and ...

What Would Happen Is Dinosaurs Still Roamed the Earth?
Labmate Online
When the meteor struck it took down the dinosaurs and paved the way for mammal diversification. While before they'd been unable to evolve past

Comet Feature Named After Late NASA Scientist Claudia Alexander
Scientists from the European Space Agency's Rosetta mission honor their deceased colleague, Claudia Alexander of JPL, by naming a feature after her on the mission's target comet.

Asteroid Impact Mission
Our Earth is constantly bombarded by small asteroids that try to penetrate its protective atmosphere...

Climatempo – Previsão do Tempo | O melhor portal de Meteorologia do Brasil
A Climatempo é a maior empresa de Meteorologia da América Latina. No nosso portal você encontra além...

Hitchhiking to Mars
Story by Gianine M. Figliozzi, Space Biosciences Division, Ames Research Center
September 24, 2014
[NOTE: During the experiment the public can watch the progress of the flight unfold by following the links to Fort Sumner Operations from NASA’s Columbia Scientific Balloon Facility website at: http://towerfts.csbf.nasa.gov/]
Could some of the hardiest bacteria on Earth hitchhike on a Journey to Mars and survive after landing in a new world? NASA researchers intend to find out. ...

2015 The SECOND Year of "CERTAIN Uncertainty" ™ / Meteors, Asteroids, Comets, and MORE!!

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