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Scientists have discovered the largest meteorite fragment Chelyabinsk

At the bottom of the lake Cheerful scientists found another meteorite fragment Chelyabinsk, whose mass, according to preliminary estimates, several tons.

As reported March 17, I TARTNESS senior researcher at the Institute of Geophysics, Ural Branch Workaday Cerenkov, weekends specialists ┬álocalized anomaly within a few meters Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on March 17, 2014 in Historical, Mysterious

 

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Promulgated a new video with the Chelyabinsk meteorite

meteoriteAndrey Kravtsov Troitsk decided to make my own gift to the world on the anniversary of the fall of the meteorite, unveiling video. Sky lights flash, and then – the most interesting – an object flying rapidly towards the ground, then there is a flash, vapor trail left behind a round luminous object smoothly flies farther.
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Posted by on February 17, 2014 in miracles, Mysterious

 

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The crater at the crash site of a meteorite is 8 meters

chebarkulThe fragments of rock the size of 0.5 – 1 cm, to be submitted for examination. Unauthorized access to the scene is limited. First appeared in the sky shining point, which rapidly increased in size. Then there was an explosion and flew in different directions about seven fragments.

One fell on the opposite shore of the city, up vzmetnuv pillar of ice, water and steam. The result was a huge polynya, with a diameter of about 8 meters, round, “- said in a statement GUMVD. Around open water collected small pieces of black solid resembling the fragments of rock the size of 0.5 – 1 cm, to be submitted for examination. Unauthorized access to the scene is limited.
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Posted by on February 16, 2013 in Earth, Planet

 

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Fallen to the ground in the area of Chelyabinsk meteorite weighed about 10 tons

Fallen the areaFallen to the ground in the area of Chelyabinsk meteorite weighed about 10 tons, and its energy was a few kilotons. Such data are the Academy of Sciences of Russia. Heavenly body fell into the atmosphere at a speed of 15-20 kilometers per second, collapsed at an altitude of 30-50 km, the movement of the fragments at high speed caused a powerful glow and a strong shock wave.

The main part of the substance of the falling body was burned, and the fragments that remain stalled and could fall to the ground as meteorites.
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Posted by on February 15, 2013 in Historical, Mysterious

 

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Scientists have found that dinosaurs destroyed meteorite

dinosaurs destroyedThe dinosaurs due to fall to Earth a huge meteorite. Researchers have found out that these events occurred simultaneously or nearly simultaneously.

After analyzing 14 samples of matter scattered on the ground after the fall of the meteorite in the Yucatan peninsula, and comparing the results with other studies on the subject, Colleagues were able to determine that the fall of an asteroid was 66.038 million years ago.
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Posted by on February 8, 2013 in Dinosaurs

 

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In ancient meteorite found thousands of organic compounds

meteoriteIn part Murchisonskogo meteorite – stone that fell to Earth in 1969 – found 14 thousand organic compounds. Article scientists published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Brief of the portal writes BBC News.

Research Murchisonskogo meteorite, named after the Australian town, near which he had fallen, carried out since the fall. However, until now, scientists have searched in the stone only interested in their connection. The creators of the work carried out large-scale search, which allows to identify a huge number of substances. The main method that is used by scientists, has been mass-spectrometry.
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Posted by on February 17, 2010 in Historical

 

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