24 August 2013

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  NASA Spacecraft Reactivated to Hunt for Asteroids 
Probe Will Assist Agency in Search for Candidates to Explore
PASADENA, Calif. -- A NASA spacecraft that discovered and characterized tens of thousands of asteroids throughout the solar system before being placed in hibernation will return to service for three more years starting in September, assisting the agency in its effort to identify the population of potentially hazardous near-Earth objects, as well as those suitable for asteroid exploration missions. ...

NASA: Meteor Impact caused Atmospheric Debris Plume
NASA: Meteor Impact caused Atmospheric Debris Plume
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UC Davis gets part of El Dorado County <...
Thu, 22 Aug, 2013 10:24 PM PDT
A meteorite that exploded in the skies last year above where gold was discovered along the Am...

Billions-year-old meteorite goes on display at ASU
Thu, 22 Aug, 2013 05:38 PM PDT
A piece of history goes on display at ASU. And not just any history -- we're talking about something that's 4-to-5 billion years old.Continue reading

Hambleton meteorite rock fails to sell at auction
Fri, 23 Aug, 2013 03:38 AM PDT
Part of the Hambletonmeteorite, thought to be the UK’s most expensive rock from outer space, has failed to sell at auction.Continue reading

News in Brief: Map tracks path of dust plume from Chelyabinsk meteor
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The meteor that exploded above Chelyabinsk, Russia, in February created a particle plume (red and yellow) that eventually wrapped around the Northern ...

VIDEO: Perseids meteor showers, George Galway and the Dougie ...
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VIDEO: Perseids meteor showers, George Galway and the Dougie Mac bike ride. Trusted article source icon. Friday, August 23, 2013. Profile image for elksie.

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