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Jul 25, 2019
15 kg meteorite discovered in the rice fields of India shocked farmersThe villagers returned after the smoke subsided and pulled the rock out from its four-feet-deep crater.
Jun 17, 2019
Indian researchers find heat-resistant bacteria that survived meteorite impactThe bacteria were found to grow in temperatures up to 60 degrees and in areas with high salt content.
Apr 09, 2019
Mars meteorite buried in Antarctica holds evidence of bacterial life on Red PlanetMineralised forms of organic matter like different kinds of bacteria were found in the meteorite.
Mar 25, 2019
Deadly asteroids headed for Earth are very difficult to detect — here's whyAn asteroid exploded in the sky & crashed into the ocean a year ago — and we found out just recently.
Jan 23, 2019
Watch a meteorite hit the Super Wolf Blood Moon during the eclipse on 21 JanuaryA software automatically picked up a flash from the moon impact in 1 of the 8 recording cameras.
Nov 17, 2018
A crater, bigger than the size of Paris, is discovered beneath Greenland iceThe crater is believed to have hit 12,000 years ago and is among the 25 largest known on Earth.
Nov 16, 2018
Researchers unearth a 3 mn year old, 1,000 feet deep meteorite impact craterIn May 2016 the scientists mapped the crater and the overlying ice over the Hiawatha Glacier.
Aug 31, 2018
ISS reports pressure leak after being hit by micrometeorite, crew not in dangerNASA confirms the "minute pressure leak" and reports that the crew was in the middle of repairs
Aug 25, 2018
Newly-discovered mineral found in Siberian meteorite is like nothing on EarthThe iron-nickel alloy kamacite, which made up 98% of the rock, has only been seen in meteorites so far
Jul 02, 2018
Scientists to use submarines to hunt for meteorite remains in the Pacific OceanThe Nautilus research ship of the group Ocean Exploration Trust will also aid in the scavenger hunt.