20 June 2015

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 20JUN2015

Meteorite Thefts Pose a Problem in Ancient Impact Field - Campos del Ceilo meteorite, Argentina
Scientific American - 9 hours
The largest meteorite in the Americas, along with some 30 related craters, is located on farmland in Argentina, but the specimens are being ...

Taipei Smith Chiu Iron Meteorite Tossed to Pingtung, Taiwan
Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News - Blogger
台北Smith Chiu 100公斤铁陨石抛给台湾屏东. Taipei Smith Chiu 100kg Iron Meteorite Tossed to Pingtung, Taiwan for Excitement Perhaps 10,000 ...

An intriguing rock in the Alaska wilderness
The Bristol Bay Times - 4 hours
Our knees pressed into crunchy lichen, three of us hunch around a rock the size of a postage stamp.

Giant dust clouds near moon's surface slowly erasing astronaut footprints
Naples Daily News
"The Geminid meteor shower generates shooting stars on Earth, but they can't do that on the moon," said Mihaly Horanyi, a physicist at the University ...

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 19JUN2015
Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News - Blogger
This upcoming weekend the waxing crescent moon will set during the late evening hours and will not interfere with meteor observing during the more .

Animals Dying Off in Current Mass Extinction
Discovery News - 5 hours
The sixth mass extinction on Earth is upon us, confirms an extensive new study. Here are just a handful of its victims.

NASA's All Sky camera network captured over 200 meteor/fireballs from Monday evening through ...
Galactic Connection
A bolide is an extremely bright meteor that often explodes in the atmosphere. In astronomy, it refers to a fireball approximately as bright as the full ...

Meteor showers
The on-line software CalSky calculates the dates and times of visibility of the yearly returningmeteor showers. You also learn which showers are ...

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

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