Last Updated: Friday, March 07, 2014, 14:55
A piece of rock that found its way from Mars to a desert in northwest Africa may help reveal the history and evolution of Mars.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 02, 2014, 14:54
After finding clinching evidence of the presence of water on Mars last month, NASA scientists have now unearthed a Martian meteorite in the Yamato glacier in Antarctica that features curved micro-tunnels consistent with moving water.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 11:25
Spanish astronomers have said that a meteorite with the mass of a small car had crashed into the Moon last September.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 04, 2014, 21:50
A new technique to scan extremely small meteorite samples for ingredients of life has been developed by NASA scientists to unravel the mysterious origin of life.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 25, 2013, 14:43
A small brown-black rock that landed near a Dutch village in 1873 is actually a rare meteorite that may be as old as the solar system which formed roughly 4.6 billion years ago, scientists say.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 11:40
A meteorite found in the Sahara last year by Bedouin tribesmen is a rock from Mars, revealing that the Red Planet`s crust formed 4.4 billion years ago, scientists reported on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 03, 2013, 15:41
Indian-origin paleontologist, Dr. Sankar Chatterjee, believes that he has found the answer to the question about how life on Earth began more than 3.8 billion years ago.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 30, 2013, 19:30
Meteorite bombardment left large craters on Earth that contained water and chemical building blocks for life, which ultimately led to the first organisms 4 billion years ago, an Indian-origin scientist suggests.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 23, 2013, 12:57
A meteorite may help explain as to how the Red Planet became a cold, rocky desert after losing its thick, carbon dioxide-rich atmosphere, according to researchers.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 20:33
Divers have found the largest piece so far of a meteorite which hit Russia`s Chelyabinsk region in February this year, a scholar said Wednesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 15:10
A physics professor has suggested that an early-warning telescope should be built to search for asteroids - about the size of a football field.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 29, 2013, 10:46
Researchers have proposed a space-based laser system to NASA that could turn out to be a cost-effective way to nudge small asteroids away from a collision course with Earth.
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