Growing evidence suggests Venus was a lot like Earth long ago. Researchers say rocks from Venus that collided with the moon could help clear things up.
Oct. 13, 2020 • ~5 min
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There's surpising new evidence of "presolar grains," tiny bits of material from before the sun existed, in a meteorite chunk called Curious Marie.
Feb. 3, 2020 • ~4 min
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Ancient micrometeorites may have run into CO2 on their way to Earth's surface, which gives researchers a clearer view of the early Earth's atmosphere.
Jan. 28, 2020 • ~5 min
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After the formation of the moon, meteorites deposited elements like gold on Earth and the moon, but not in the same amounts. New research explains why.
July 15, 2019 • ~3 min
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It has been extremely difficult to assign meteorites called mesosiderites to a specific asteroid. New research indicates their age and origin.
June 20, 2019 • ~5 min
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