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Scientists hunting for meteorites after fireball reported in northern Alberta

Reports, photos and video came flooding in Wednesday night after a strange bright light was seen in the sky across northern Alberta.

“We did get a lot of calls here at the… 946 more words

Canada

The Highest Ever Recorded Temperature On Earth’s Surface Was 2370°C

40 million years ago a space rock struck Earth’s surface causing the rocks to be heated to a blistering 2370°C (that’s halfway to the temperature at the sun’s surface). 418 more words

Geology

Organic matter in extraterrestrial water-bearing salt crystals

(Phys.org) A blue crystal recovered from a meteorite that fell near Morocco in 1998. The scale bar represents 200 microns (millionths of a metre). 435 more words

Astronomy

King Tut’s Dagger

King Tut’s Dagger[1]

The blade of Tutankhamun’s ceremonial dagger, made of iron from a meteorite.

A deadly tool and the birth of a science… 875 more words

Meteorites

Luxe onder de kerstboom

Je moet nog een eindejaarscadeau kopen voor je (schoon)moeder/zus/beste vriendin, maar hebt geen idee wat? Verras haar met één van deze luxueuze beautygeschenken.

Het beste cadeau is iets wat je erg graag zou hebben, maar waarvan je vindt dat je jezelf die luxe niet kan veroorloven. 818 more words

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