ANSMET 2014 / 2015 Field Season (187 meteorites found so far)

187 meteorites found so far (4th January)

Leporello – Faszination Meteoriten (Austrian radio)

Leporello – Faszination Meteoriten (Austrian Radio ORF1, 17 December 2014, in German) Interviews with Regine Petersen about her book “A Short History of Meteorite Falls” and Ludovic Ferrière, meteorite curator at the Museum of Natural…

Thermally Induced Chemistry of Meteoritic Complex Organic Molecules: A New Heat-Diffusion Model for the Atmospheric Entry of Meteorites

Christopher N. Shingledecker submitted on 16 Dec 2014 arXiv:1412.5134v1 PDF LINK LINK

Mundrabilla meteorite in the Fersman Mineralogical Museum in Moscow

Meteorite Mundrabilla (slice) in the Mineralogical Museum of A. E. Fersman in Moscow (Russia). Iron meteorite,ochtaedrite. Found in 1966 in Australia.This meteorite was transferred to the museum by the German mineralogist Paul Ramdohr . Moscow,…

Dawn’s new photo of Ceres

taken 1 December 2014 from a distance of 740,000 miles (1.2 million kilometers) Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/MPS/DLR/IDA Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/MPS/DLR/IDA

EH3 matrix mineralogy with major and trace element composition compared to chondrules

S. W. Lehner, W. F. McDonough and P. Németh Meteoritics & Planetary Science, Article first published online: 18 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/maps.12391 LINK

Shock metamorphism and impact melting in small impact craters on Earth: Evidence from Kamil crater, Egypt

Agnese Fazio, Luigi Folco, Massimo D’Orazio, Maria Luce Frezzotti and Carole Cordier Meteoritics & Planetary Science, Article first published online: 18 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/maps.12385 LINK

Episodic warming of early Mars by punctuated volcanism

Itay Halevy, James W. Head III Nature Geoscience (2014) doi:10.1038/ngeo2293 published online 17 November 2014 LINK