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2 billion years worth of volcanic activity on Mars? African meteorite provides eye-opening evidence!

2 billion years worth of volcanic activity on Mars? African meteorite provides eye-opening evidence!

Much of what we know about the composition of rocks from volcanoes on Mars comes from meteorites found on Earth.

Rare meteorites challenge solar system's history

Rare meteorites challenge solar system's history

After analysing minerals from 43 rare meteorites that landed on Earth 470 million years ago, a team of scientists proposes to revise the current understanding of the history and development of the solar system.

Scientists in Argentina discover ancient meteorite weighing over 30 tonnes!

Scientists in Argentina discover ancient meteorite weighing over 30 tonnes!

The meteorite weighing over 30 tonnes was found in the town of Gancedo, 1,085 km north of capital Buenos Aires, Mario Vesconi, president of the Astronomy Association of Chaco, said on Monday.

New meteorite 'Ost 65' to reveal origin of life on Earth

New meteorite 'Ost 65' to reveal origin of life on Earth

An ancient space rock in a Swedish quarry has been discovered by scientists. The new space rock is a type of meteorite which was never found before on the Earth and can shed more light on the evolution of life.

It was meteorite that killed a person in Vellore: Study

It was indeed a meteorite that killed a driver in an engineering college in Vellore and shattered the window panes of buildings and buses, the Tiruchirapalli-based National College categorically said on Monday.

Man in India not killed by meteorite, says NASA

The US daily also cited a scientist at the Indian Institute of Astrophysics which is analysing samples of the rock provided by the police as doubting if it was a meteorite.

Tamil Nadu man was not killed by meteorite, say NASA scientists

Tamil Nadu man was not killed by meteorite, say NASA scientists

Scientists at the US space agency NASA have discounted reports that an Indian bus driver in Tamil Nadu was killed by a meteorite, saying he was likely hit by a land based explosion.

Traces of meteorite that hit Sweden 460 million years ago found

 Researchers have found traces of two simultaneous meteorite impacts in the Swedish county of Jamtland - first evidence of a twin strike that occurred around 460 million years ago.