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From astrobio.net via SETI: "Did meteorites bring life’s phosphorus to Earth?"

Astrobiology Magazine

Aug 30, 2016
Keith Cooper

An artist’s impression of meteors crashing into water on the young Earth. Did they bring phosphorous with them? Image credit: David A Aguilar (CfA) … 1,379 more words

Basic Research

Stars that fall from the sky 

When we were kids, we assumed that the shiny streak of light sometimes visible at night is actually a star falling off from the jewel embedded sky. 334 more words


From TUM: "Meteorite Impact on a Nano Scale"

Techniche Universitat Munchen

Prof. Friedrich Aumayr
Institute of Applied Physics
TU Wien
Wiedner Hauptstraße 8-10, 1040 Wien
T: +43-1-58801-13430

Dipl.-Ing. Elisabeth Gruber
Institute of Applied Physics… 731 more words


MAGIC CAR - Meteorites

Label: Tiny Dog
Released: August 26, 2016
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Stories of Impact from the Federal Grants Community: Studying Meteorites in Antarctica

If you are a regular to Grants.gov, you are likely accustomed to seeing scores of new federal grant opportunities published every month. What happens after all of those grants are awarded and the funds are spent? 186 more words


Special summer lights

For one week, we have been enjoying of  wonderful nights all around the world. If you´re lucky and you’re able to contemplate a clear sky without any lights in the night, then you’ll be able to understand what I’m talking about today, a meteor shower. 115 more words