Tag: meteorite

Blazing meteorite ‘shakes the ground’ and ‘warms the air’ as it streaks across the night sky in amazing video before smashing through 3ft of solid ice in Russia

This is the moment a blazing meteorite shot across the night sky in Russia with reports saying it ‘shook the ground’ and ‘warmed the air’ before smashing through 3ft of solid ice. Spectacular new footage shows the ‘small meteorite’ flashing across the sky in Evenkia district of Krasnoyarsk region […]

“The Mars-Earth Shuttle” –A 4.4 Billion-Year-Old Piece of Mars Found in Moroccan Desert

http://www.dailygalaxy.com/my_weblog/2015/01/-the-mars-earth-shuttle-a-44-billion-year-old-piece-of-mars-found-in-moroccan-desert.html? NWA 7034, a meteorite found a few years ago in the Moroccan desert, is like no other rock ever found on Earth. It’s been shown to be a 4.4 billion-year-old chunk of the Martian crust, and according to a new analysis, rocks just like it may cover […]