Today’s Meteorite Monday is going to be a little different. Instead of talking about a specific type of meteorite, I’ve decided to round up some of the latest and most interesting meteorite news on the web right now. At this point the biggest news in the world of meteorites is the brand new Martian meteorite, Tissint. About 24 lbs of material were recovered in Morocco last July and it represents one of the largest Martian meteorite finds to date.
News about the brand spanking new Martian meteorite:
- Meteroites in Morocco Confirmed to be of Martian Origin (Christian Science Monitor)
- Martian Meteorite in ASU Collection (ASU News)
- Meteorite from Mars Confirmed (Time)
- Scientists Confirm Rocks Fell From Mars (Associated Press)
- Newly Fallen Meteorites Offer Fresh Look at Mars (NPR News)
Other interesting meteorite news