24 December 2010

Meteor/Meteorite News 24DEC2010

Meteor/Meteorite News 2011 not far away!

NASA's Next Mars Rover to Zap Rocks With Laser
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
December 22, 2010
A rock-zapping laser instrument on NASA's next Mars rover has roots in a demonstration that Roger Wiens saw 13 years ago in a colleague's room at Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico. ...

UA Catalina Sky Survey Discovers Possible Extinct Comet
... An asteroid, [asteroid 596 Scheila] discovered more than 100 years ago my not be an asteroid at all, but an extinct comet that is coming back to life, according to new observations. ...

Stargazing Live in and around Liverpool
BBC News
Among events covered are: a partial eclipse of the sun; a major meteorite shower; and the close conjunction of Jupiter and Uranus. ...

Welcome to the Facebook Community Page about Murchison 陨石, a collection of shared knowledge concerning Murchison 陨石. ...

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