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Scientists identify `methane` in Martian meteorites   Jun 17, 11:52 am
Washington, June 17 (ANI): In the search of life on the red planet, researchers have now discovered traces of methane in the Martian meteorites.
Meteorites from Main Asteroid Belt reveal moon is 4.5 billion years old  Apr 17, 12:13 pm
Washington, Apr.17 (ANI): A new analysis of meteorites from the Main Asteroid Belt revealed that moon is 4.5 billion years old.
Chemical make-up of meteorites reveals Earth's 1st crust formed 4.5b yrs ago  Apr 14, 2:36 pm
Washington, Apr.14 (ANI): The chemical make-up of meteorites has revealed that Earth's first crust was formed around 4.5 billion years ago.
Scientists discover hidden magnetic messages in meteorites  Jan 22, 2:28 pm
Washington, Jan 22 (ANI): Scientists have discovered hidden magnetic messages in meteorites from the early solar system in meteorites.
Meteoritic evidence of Mars water reservoir found  Dec 19, 10:32 am
Washington, Dec 19 (ANI): A new research has found evidence in meteorites on Earth that indicates Mars has a distinct and global reservoir of water or ice near its surface.
Vitamin B3 may have been delivered to Earth by meteorites  Apr 18, 11:12 am
Washington, Apr 18 (ANI): A new analysis by NASA-funded researchers suggest that ancient Earth might have had an extraterrestrial supply of vitamin B3 delivered by carbon-rich meteorites.
Meteorites unlock secrets of Mars' early atmosphere  Apr 17, 10:59 am
Washington, April 17 (ANI): Geologists, who analyzed 40 meteorites that fell to Earth from Mars, have managed to unlock secrets of the Martian atmosphere hidden in the chemical signatures of these ancient rocks.
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.
Mars may have had oxygen-rich atmosphere 1billion years before Earth   Jun 20, 9:53 am
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.
Rare silica grains in Antarctic meteorites 'originated in same supernova'  Apr 29, 1:12 pm
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.