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.
The meteorite that killed off the dinosaurs 66 million years took a toll on evergreen trees.
A massive, unexplained hole is discovered in a gas-rich area of Siberia called the 'end of the world.'
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.
A hunk of rock found in a private collection is a rare meteorite with organics from 1873.
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 →
Earth-viewing satellites captured key details of the Chelyabinsk meteor event in Russia. Continue reading →
A meteorite map pinpoints the locations of 34,513 strikes, dating back to 2,300BC. ->