20 December 2014

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 20DEC2014

Earth meteorite indicates water reservoir on Mars
IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News via Yahoo! Singapore News - 18 hours
Washington, Dec 19 (IANS) The US space agency and an international team of planetary scientists have found evidence in meteorites on earth ...

NASA Explores Possibility of Visit to Venus
VOA News - 3 hours
Although closer to Earth than Mars, Venus was never considered as a destination for astronauts due to its proximity to the sun and the ...

Meteor shower an early Christmas show
InfoTel News Ltd
THOMPSON-OKANAGAN - It is one of the best years to view the Ursids meteor shower, unfortunately it does not look like Mother Nature will be ...

Meteor Radar? Solar Wind Could Help Predict Impacts
Live Science
The findings could help identify smaller near-Earth objects — like the Chelyabinsk meteorthat exploded over Russia in 2013 — before they blast ...

What IF an (asteroid) was headed towards Earth for a direct hit the size of Texas?
Also how prepared are we for a meteor hit that could cause mass extinction or even total annihilation, do we have any defense in place?

8 reports
American Meteor Society
AMS received 8 reports about a fireball seen over FL on December 18th 2014 around 03:41 (UTC)

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

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