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Bright meteor streaks across Florida night sky before crashing into Earth (Watch video)

Bright meteor streaks across Florida night sky before crashing into Earth (Watch video)

According to Bill Cooke of NASA's Meteoroid Environment Office, the fireball likely travelled at 40 000 mph and vaporized as it hit the atmosphere, lighting up the sky.

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.

Perseid meteor shower 2016: Watch it here!

Perseid meteor shower 2016: Watch it here!

 The best time to view the Perseids is between midnight and dawn. 

Watch: Exploding meteor caught on dashcam in Portland, Maine!

Watch: Exploding meteor caught on dashcam in Portland, Maine!

In the dashcam video, that they shared, they can even be heard exclaiming in surprise.

It's no sci-fi! Falling meteorite kills man in Tamil Nadu

It's no sci-fi! Falling meteorite kills man in Tamil Nadu

Kamraj was extremely unlucky to become a victim of a falling meteorite.

NASA releases footage showing meteor rushing towards Earth at 29,000mph

NASA releases footage showing meteor rushing towards Earth at 29,000mph

A recent video released by National Aeronautics and Space Agency (NASA) has shown a mystery fireball hurtling towards Earth at 29,000 mph.

Mysterious bright light seen over the skies of America! What is it?

Mysterious bright light seen over the skies of America! What is it?

People across America report seeing a bright light shooting through the sky over Nevada and California, Ventura, Corona etc.

How the earth underground resists missile attack

 Hit hard by a missiles or meteor, materials like soil and sand actually get stronger to resist the force from penetrating deeper underground, says new research.

Massive meteorite impact area discovered in Australia

 A massive impact area from a huge meteorite that struck the Earth millions of years ago has been found in central Australia, scientists said Monday.

Kerala 'fireball in the sky' was most probably a meteor, say authorities

A prelimnary examination by scientists has revealed that the 'fireball', which streaked across the Kerala sky triggering panic in several disitricts a day ago, could be a meteor.

Quadrantid meteor set to sparkle night sky on weekend with 2015's first meteor shower

Quadrantid meteor set to sparkle night sky on weekend with 2015's first meteor shower

Quadrantid meteor shower will make this weekend's night sky sparkle, making it the first meteor shower of 2015.

Scientists probe meteor link to Argentina explosion

Scientists said Tuesday that a meteor crashing to earth could explain reports of an explosion in the Argentine countryside some 350 kilometers (250 miles) northwest of Buenos Aires.

City lights dampen Draconids meteors show

City pollution and lights dampened the hopes of stargazers who could witness only some Draconids meteors streaking across the skies in the wee hours on Wednesday.

Baseball-sized meteor blows up over Alabama

A baseball-sized meteor blasted over the southeastern United States on Monday night, creating a bright streak of light, a sonic boom and a ruckus on Twitter, officials said on Tuesday.

Meteor lights up sky over southern US

NASA officials say brilliant lights and loud booms reported across the southern US came from a meteor.

Moon meteor blast was visible to naked eye: NASA

NASA has revealed that a boulder-sized meteor slammed into the moon in March, causing an explosion so bright that it was visible to the naked eye on Earth.

Watch video: Meteor causes biggest lunar explosion ever recorded

NASA’s Meteoroid Environment Office witnessed the most powerful meteor strike on the moon ever recorded since the program began eight years ago.

`Fireball` meteor streaks across US sky

NASA has said that the large vibrant meteor which shot through the US sky shortly after 7:50 pm on Friday appeared to be "a single meteor event."

Meteorite that hit Russia millions of years old

A meteorite that entered Earth`s atmosphere and slammed into Russia`s Urals in february had broken off from a large asteroid and collided with another space body several million years ago.

Russia to build anti-meteorite shield

Russia would build a system to protect the Earth from meteors and other space debris, Russian federal space agency Roscosmos said on Tuesday.