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Soon, space dust could be searched for life's ingredients Feb 4, 11:17 am
Washington, Feb. 4 (ANI): Researchers have come up with a new technique that could help them analyze the space dust for life's ingredients.
Why surfaces of most asteroids appear redder than meteorites Nov 19, 10:06 am
Washington, Nov. 19 (ANI): A scientist has claimed to have found the reason behind surfaces of most asteroids appearing redder than meteorites-the remnants of asteroids that have crashed to Earth.
Martian meteorites are really from Mars Oct 17, 10:55 am
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): Mars rover Curiosity has just proven that Martian meteorites are really from the Red Planet.
Now, take a sip of space beer brewed with lunar dust! Oct 4, 10:18 am
Washington, Oct 4 (ANI): A Delaware-based brewery is set to guarantee beer lovers a thoroughly spaced-out experience with their "Celest-jewel-ale."
Could life have survived a crash on Earth Sep 13, 10:12 am
Washington, Sept. 13 (ANI): Planetary scientists still consider the theory of panspermia, in which life can naturally transfer between planets, a serious hypothesis.
'Alien life may have hitchhiked to earth on meteorite' Sep 11, 9:37 am
Washington, Sept 11 (ANI): Scientists have found that the Sutter's Mill meteorite, which exploded in a blazing fireball over California last year, contains organic molecules not previously found in any meteorites.
Earliest known Egyptian iron artifacts made from meteorites Aug 20, 11:13 am
Washington, August 20 (ANI): Researchers have shown that earliest known iron artifacts including Egyptian iron beads held at the UCL Petrie Museum were taken out from pieces of meteorites, rather than iron ore.
Martian meteorites 4 bln years younger than earlier believed Jul 25, 1:51 pm
Washington, July 25 (ANI): A team of geologists has proved that the most common group of meteorites from Mars is almost 4 billion years younger than many scientists had believed.
Study of Solar system's youth could aid search for new planets Jul 25, 10:08 am
Washington, July 25 (ANI): Comets and meteorites contain clues to our solar system's earliest days, even though some of the findings don't fit well together.
Washington, June 20 (ANI): Mars might have had an oxygen-rich atmosphere at a time, about 4000 million years ago, well before the rise of atmospheric oxygen on earth around 2500 million years ago.
Life-producing phosphorus carried to Earth by meteorites Jun 5, 10:50 am
Washington, June 5 (ANI): A team of scientists has finally solved a 3.5 billion-year-old mystery showing that phosphorus - key element that produced life on Earth- was carried to Earth on meteorites.
Ancient Egyptians used meteorites as accessories May 31, 1:44 pm
Washington, May 31 (ANI): Researchers at The Open University (OU) and The University of Manchester have found convincing evidence that Ancient Egyptians used meteorites to make symbolic accessories.
Water on Moon and Earth may have come from same meteorites May 10, 10:16 am
Washington, May 10 (ANI): Researchers from Brown and Case Western Reserve universities and Carnegie Institution of Washington have found that the water found on the moon, like that on Earth, came from small meteorites called carbonaceous chondrites in the first 100 million years or so after the solar system formed.
Meteorites may provide clues for life on Mars May 2, 11:00 am
Washington, May 2 (ANI): A team of scientists has examined a meteorite that formed on Mars more than a billion years ago to determine if conditions were ever right on the red planet to sustain life.
Washington, April 29 (ANI): A new research has suggested that two surprising grains of sand found in a pair of meteorites that landed on Earth could have been formed in a single supernova that occurred billions of years ago.
Grains of sand from supernova found in meteorites Apr 20, 12:59 pm
Washington, Apr 20 (ANI): Scientists have been studying stars by looking at specks of dust carried to Earth in meteorites.
Meteorites found in Morocco could be from Mercury Apr 6, 11:24 am
Washington, Apr 6 (ANI): Early in 2012, someone in Southern Morocco picked up 35 greenish stones, which is believed to be fragments of a meteorite from Mercury.
How objects from space could have kindled life on Earth Apr 5, 10:17 am
Washington, April 5 (ANI): While it is generally accepted that some important ingredients for life came from meteorites bombarding the early Earth, scientists have not been able to explain how that lifeless rock transformed into the building blocks of life.
Does global warming cause asteroids to fall? Feb 12, 1:44 pm
Washington, February 12 (ANI): The effects of global warming may stretch far beyond Earth and reach meteorites millions of miles away in space-at least according to one CNN anchor.
Water rich meteorite linked to Mars' crust identified Jan 4, 1:57 pm
Washington, January 4 (ANI): NASA-funded researchers have found that the Martian surface or crust contains 10 times more water than other Martian meteorites from unknown origins.
Meteorite that fell over Northern California on April 22 was 'one of fastest and rarest ever' Dec 21, 10:34 am
Washington, December 21 (ANI): A meteorite that exploded as a fireball over California's Sierra foothills this past spring was among the fastest, rarest meteorites known to have hit the Earth, it has been revealed.
Meteorites from mars and moon going up for sale next month Sep 24, 11:33 am
Washington, September 24 (ANI): Fragments of Mars, the moon and asteroids that have fallen to Earth will be put up for sale on October 14 in Manhattan.
London, August 31(ANI): Neil Armstrong's first steps on the moon were sketched out ahead of the historic Apollo 11 mission, reveal a series of NASA documents, which are set to go under the hammer next week.
Shock wave from exploding star may have started our solar system Aug 7, 10:05 am
Washington, August 7 (ANI): Scientists at Carnegie Institution for Science have provided the first fully three-dimensional models to demonstrate how a shock wave from a supernova explosion triggered the formation of our Solar System.
Washington, August 3 (ANI): Scientists at Carnegie Institution for Science have provided the first fully three-dimensional models to demonstrate how a shock wave from a supernova explosion triggered the formation of our Solar System.
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