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<b>Meteorite</b> - Universe Reference Library - redOrbit
Meteorite — A meteorite is a relatively small extraterrestrial material body that reaches the Earth's surface. While in space these bodies are called meteoroids.
Martian <b>Meteorite</b> - Stellar Bodies Reference Library - redOrbit
Martian Meteorite — Mars meteorites include three rare groups of achondritic ( stony) meteorites (16 objects total) with isotope ratios that are said to be consistent ...
New Techniques Tease Out Building Blocks Of Life In <b>Meteorites</b>
Feb 4, 2014 ... Callahan and colleagues have analyzed carbon-rich meteorites, known as carbonaceous chondrites, and found amino acids within.
Violent History Of Bunburra Rockhole <b>Meteorite</b>
Aug 9, 2014 ... Image Caption: The Bunburra Rockhole Meteorite carries evidence of a series of asteroid collisions that took place more than 3.4 billion years ...
<b>Meteorites</b> May Have Delivered Vitamin B3 To Earth - Space News <b>...</b>
Apr 17, 2014 ... Ancient Earth might have had an extraterrestrial supply of vitamin B3 delivered by carbon-rich meteorites, according to a new analysis by ...
Ancient Egyptian Bead Was Based On <b>Meteorite</b>
May 30, 2013 ... Researchers wrote in the journal Meteoritics and Planetary Science that they found proof that ancient Egyptians used meteorites to make ...
<b>Meteorite</b> Impacts Brought Life-Producing Phosphorus To Early Earth
Jun 5, 2013 ... New research has determined that meteorites that impacted Earth some 3.5 billion years ago could have helped kick start life on this planet.
<b>Meteorites</b> Hold Secrets Of Earth's Formation - Space News - redOrbit
Jul 23, 2012 ... Scientists attempting to better understand the formation and the present-day layering of planet Earth have turned to ancient meteorites, which ...
Apr 16, 2014 ... Geologists who analyzed 40 meteorites that fell to Earth from Mars unlocked secrets of the Martian atmosphere hidden in the chemical ...
Curiosity Sampling Confirms Earth <b>Meteorites</b> Are From Mars
Oct 16, 2013 ... NASA's Curiosity rover has proven some of the meteorites discovered have indeed come from the Red Planet, according to a new study ...
Martian <b>Meteorites</b> Offer Evidence Of Early Atmosphere On Red Planet
Apr 17, 2014 ... Martian meteorites that fell to Earth are revealing secrets of an early atmosphere on Mars that is hidden in the chemical signatures of each ...
Mars Curiosity Rover Finds Iron <b>Meteorite</b> - Space News - redOrbit
Jul 16, 2014 ... NASA has released a new image from its Mars Curiosity rover that shows an iron meteorite encountered on its travels.
Largest Yet Chelyabinsk <b>Meteorite</b> Fragment Raised From Lakebed
Oct 16, 2013 ... Divers searching Lake Chebarkul in Russia have pulled from the lakebed a massive chunk of the Chelyabinsk meteorite that exploded over the ...
Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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