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“Meteorites”

Oct 30, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Just 14 million years after the start of the solar system, Earth and the rest of the inner planets were inundated with water, setting back the clock for when life could have evolved.
Sep 16, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
The meteorite that killed off the dinosaurs 66 million years took a toll on evergreen trees.
Jul 16, 2014 12:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
A massive, unexplained hole is discovered in a gas-rich area of Siberia called the 'end of the world.'
Jun 17, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience Managing Editor
Scientists for the first time have gotten a glimpse of an elusive mineral, inside a 4.5-billion-year-old meteorite, and have named it bridgmanite.
Dec 18, 2013 01:10 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
A hunk of rock found in a private collection is a rare meteorite with organics from 1873.
Oct 23, 2013 10:23 AM ET // Gayathri Vaidyanathan
A lunar meteorite discovered in the Atlas Mountains of Morocco in August 2004 is one of the rare Moon rocks found on Earth being used to help understand lunar geology. Continue reading →
Oct 21, 2013 03:00 PM ET // Christina Reed
Earth-viewing satellites captured key details of the Chelyabinsk meteor event in Russia. Continue reading →
Feb 25, 2013 02:38 PM ET // Christina Reed
A meteorite map pinpoints the locations of 34,513 strikes, dating back to 2,300BC. ->