California Fireball Sightings

   Meteor Fireball There’s been yet another fireball, this time in California. According to SpaceWeather.com here’s and excerpt from the report they’ve written up along with some eye witness accounts. “…I was looking up over our house and what I saw was the most beautiful ball of light I have ever seen!!!! As it came […]

How To Find Meteorites

Meteorite Hunting How To Find Meteorites (Revised 2010 Edition) by Eric Wichman Meteorites USA Most people don’t know you can own a meteorite much less find one practically in your own back yard. There’s a very good chance there’s been meteorites found very near where you are right now. There’s been over 50,000 meteorites found […]

How Much Are Meteorites Worth?

Meteorites are worth a lot of money! They are more rare than gold and some are even more valuable than diamonds. Some meteorites are priceless scientific and cultural treasures, and though some meteorites hold this high value, the majority aren’t worth much at all. This seems counter intuitive and doesn’t make much sense does it? […]

Meteorite Articles

Below You will find a collection of articles I’ve written and links to other meteorite related articles on the internet. WHAT IS A METEORITE? 11 REASONS EVERYONE SHOULD OWN A METEORITE HOW MUCH ARE METEORITES WORTH? WHERE TO FIND METEORITES HOW TO FIND METEORITES HOW TO IDENTIFY METEORITES METEORITE HUNTING IN THE DESERT NEW ARTICLE: Hunting […]

Hunting The Gold Basin & Franconia Strewnfields

Hunting The Gold Basin & Franconia Strewnfields 2 Days, 2 Strewn Fields, 2 Meteorites January 19th & 20th 2008 by Eric Wichman         Wow! That’s all I can say. What a great meteorite hunting adventure! My girlfriend Jaime and I took a trip out to Arizona to hunt for meteorites in the Franconia and Gold Basin […]