Huge Fireball Seen Across 6 States [VIDEO]

Meteorites Wanted

We might have our first meteorite fall of 2011! You know, sometimes it’s just too good to be true… What are the chances a meteorite falls on 1/1/11 just a mere couple weeks before the Tucson show? Is it possible. Looks like this might be a meteorite fall… Too many reports of fragmentation and sonic [...]

Saving The World One Meteorite At A Time

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Meteorites have taken the world by storm. Literally and figuratively. Meteorites are gaining popularity as more people are learning about the fascinating science behind them through television shows, internet dealers, and meteorite related blogs online. The most exciting part about meteorites (besides the fact they are worth money) is that more scientific fields of study [...]

Meteorite Men: Wisconsin, Mifflin Meteorite Hunt

The Meteorite Men in WI tonight… Geoff and Steve hunt the world famous Mifflin Meteorite which fell over a large area in and around Mifflin, WI on April 14th 2010 dropping meteorites all across the countryside. The fireball was seen from 5-6 states and by hundreds of people. Check it out at 9pm on the [...]

Meteorite Men Hunt Atacama Desert for Imilac Meteorite

Meteorite Men (Season II) on the Science Channel 9pm – Atacama Desert Hidden Gems, Chile TV-PG, CC – Thirteen years ago, the Imilac strewnfield was the first place Geoff and Steve hunted together. With over 900 kilograms of meteorites found, Imilac is the third largest pallasite recovered, and one of the only regions l…ittered with [...]

Mississippi Meteor – The Bunkie Bolide

Well folks, we have another great prospect for a new USA meteorite fall! Reports are coming in that say a possible meteorite may have impacted in Louisiana! A large fireball was witnessed from several states including Mississippi, Tennessee, and Louisiana. We’re of course investigating and will have updates as they come in. Below are some [...]

Lorton Meteorite Fall: Meteorite Smashes Through Doctors Roof! [VIDEO]

Example Photo Shoing Black Fusion Crust

Well, it’s official. The newest meteorite fall in the USA happened on Monday evening on January 18th. A 308g stone chondrite meteorite crashed through the roof and ceiling of a dental office in Lorton VA. This is the first meteorite fall in the USA since the Whetstone Mountains meteorite fall just outside Tucson Arizona last [...]

Meteorite Men: Official Science Channel Website [VIDEO]

Meteorite Men: Science Channel Website

The Meteorite Men’s official Science Channel website is LIVE! Steve Arnold and Geoff Notkin are the Meteorite Men. They travel the world searching for cosmic treasure that falls from the heavens. They are meteorite hunters. Earlier this week the Science channel unveiled their new website featuring the Meteorite Men TV series and it’s chock full [...]

FIREBALL SIGHTING: Meteor Streaks Across Southern California!

A big fireball was seen over southern California last night be science school teacher Doug Peltz from Irvine CA. A good sign there may be material on the ground is that Peltz actually heard a crackling sound as it flew over. One witness stated he saw it all the way from Las Vegas. 9 other [...]

Alaska Fireball – NORAD Confirms Meteor – Possible New USA Meteorite Fall

According to an article on the KTUU.com channel 2 news website in Anchorage Alaska there was a meteor fireball sighted over Anchorage early Sunday morning. It was reported that it was captured by an FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) weather webcam. KTUU reports the meteorite fell in the Chugach Mountains. Below is that report. “…Meteor shower [...]

What is a Meteorite Strewnfield?

Example of a Typical Meteorite Fall

What is A Meteorite Strewnfield? To understand what a meteorite strewn field is you must first understand what a meteorite is and how it ends up on the Earth. Meteorites are fragments of asteroids and meteoroids which have impacted the Earth. This debris, at one time was floating around the solar system orbiting the Sun. [...]