Expect a Meteor Shower Soon

Expect a Meteor Shower Soon

On June 28 and 29, the Southern and Northern Delta Aquariids meteor showers are going to make every wish come true. They'll be best visible from the southern hemisphere and will reach their peak in mid-August, along with the Perseids meteor shower.

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Meteorites - For the First Time in History a Meteorite Killed a Person

For the First Time in History a Meteorite Killed a Person

10.02.2016056

A fallen meteorite has killed a person and injured 3 others near the Indian city of Vellore. This is the first time in history something like this has happened.

Meteorites - Cosmic Collisions Created the World Ocean

Cosmic Collisions Created the World Ocean

25.05.2015089

According to scientists, the water that's a source of life on Earth was not formed on the planet itself but was brought here by meteorites that fell to its surface. This happened several billion years ago, when the planet was still young.

Meteorites - Did Earth Spread Life Throughout the Solar System?

Did Earth Spread Life Throughout the Solar System?

23.03.20150100

In a new study, scientists are studying the probability of an explosion on Earth's crust, caused by asteroids throughout the past 3. 5 billion years, to have spread the seeds of life to other planets in our solar system.

Meteorites - A Piece of Martian Meteorite Goes on Auction

A Piece of Martian Meteorite Goes on Auction

19.11.2014051

The official name of this magma piece is NWA 7034 or Northwest Africa 7034. It is believed that the so-called Black Beauty is at least 2 billion years old, which would make it the second oldest magma rock ever found, say scientists.

Meteorites - Proven! Life on Earth Came from Space

Proven! Life on Earth Came from Space

25.09.201401100

A group of Russian and Italian scientists have managed to find categorical evidence to support the claim that life on Earth was bought from an asteroid from outer space.

Meteorites - New Mysterious Holes Appear in Siberia

New Mysterious Holes Appear in Siberia

06.08.20140109

Two new craters of unknown origins appeared in Siberia, after a different hole appeared on the Yamal Peninsula just a few weeks ago, the investigations of which still have not determined why it occurred.

Meteorites - Mysterious Crater Appears in Siberia

Mysterious Crater Appears in Siberia

21.07.20140124

Russian researchers confirmed the existence of the crater. It is located on the Yamal Peninsula, which is known as the End of the Land. Currently, scientists are investigating the find and the entire region around it.

Meteorites - American Scientist Claims to Have Found Alien Life Forms

American Scientist Claims to Have Found Alien Life Forms

06.11.20130198

The NASA astrobiologist Richard Hoover has found cosmic fossilized microbes in the Orgueil meteorite. The other bacteria present are unknown to science.

Meteorites - Tunguska Event

Tunguska Event

10.12.20120297

In 1908, on the 30th of June, something extraordinary happened in the southern part of Central Siberia (in Podkamenna Tunguska) and so far no clear evidence of what exactly this was exists.

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