British auction house Christie’s is soon to open online bidding on a heart-shaped meteorite, one that plummeted to Earth over Siberia in 1947.
A 22-pound rock that has been propping open a door in Michigan for decades turns out to be a meteorite valued at $100,000, according to Central Michigan University.
A small meteorite has been stolen from Science Museum of Virginia, but museum officials say the thieves may not have pulled off the major caper they had in mind.
Firefighters haven’t confirmed the cause yet, but when they finally got the fire out, they found a crater with a rock at the bottom.
There are news stories about the alleged death of a man due to a meteorite, the end of the world, and worldwide preparations for Asteroid Day this summer.
While it happened in September of last year, details are just
emerging about a huge meteorite that hit the moon.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.