The crusts of some of the oldest protoplanets are virtually unknown, owing to a scarcity of samples to study.
Curiosity showed that Mars experienced a megaflood which leads us to believe life might've existed on the planet
A meteor struck Mars and caused mega ripples were about 9.1 meters high and spaced about 137.1 meters apart which is similar to those on Eearth.
As per the report, the meteorite is carbonaceous chondrite, an extremely rare variety estimated to be 4.5 billion years old and is worth around £645 per gram
Contrary to earlier assumptions, larger ureilite diamonds are signs of immense, destructive forces prevalent at that time.
Experts confirmed that the rocks were from a meteorite that fell recently, since samples show a half-life of some elements being only a few days.
The villagers returned after the smoke subsided and pulled the rock out from its four-feet-deep crater.
The bacteria were found to grow in temperatures up to 60 degrees and in areas with high salt content.
Mineralised forms of organic matter like different kinds of bacteria were found in the meteorite.
An asteroid exploded in the sky & crashed into the ocean a year ago — and we found out just recently.
A software automatically picked up a flash from the moon impact in 1 of the 8 recording cameras.
The crater is believed to have hit 12,000 years ago and is among the 25 largest known on Earth.
In May 2016 the scientists mapped the crater and the overlying ice over the Hiawatha Glacier.
NASA confirms the "minute pressure leak" and reports that the crew was in the middle of repairs
The iron-nickel alloy kamacite, which made up 98% of the rock, has only been seen in meteorites so far
The Nautilus research ship of the group Ocean Exploration Trust will also aid in the scavenger hunt.
Regine Petersen's meteorite photo project uncovers narratives about human memory, culture — and wonder
Decades after a meteorite crashed through the roof of Ann Hodges' home in Alabama, injuring her, photographer Regine Petersen — fascinated by the story — decided to investigate it, and other similar cases, further
Meteorites could have brought water to Earth during first 2 million years of the birth of solar system: Study
Since elements such as water and carbon are essential ingredients to life on Earth, researchers are keen to know when they arrived on our planet.
Geologists exploring the Isle of Skye in Scotland were examining ancient volcanic rocks when they found minerals that have never before been seen on Earth.
Jayalalithaa is right, meteorite killed bus driver in Vellore, says study by National College in Tiruchirapalli
It was indeed a meteorite that killed a driver in an engineering college in Vellore and shattered the window panes of buildings and buses, the Tiruchirapalli-based National College categorically said on Monday.
Jaya proposes, Nasa disposes: Scientists discount meteorite killed Vellore man, Indian institute says analysis on
Scientists at the US space agency Nasa have discounted reports that an Indian bus driver in Tamil Nadu's Vellore district was killed by a meteorite, but Indian experts said this can only be ruled out after "detailed analysis".