Hot Rocks!

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Attention treasure hunters! STOP!!! You may be throwing away meteorites! Don’t throw away hot rocks until you check them and verify they are not meteorites. Those of you who hunt gold nuggets and relics in the deserts of the southwest, Alaska, or anywhere for that matter have run across pesky hot rocks. Highly mineralized rocks [...]

Meteorite Hunting & Collecting Magazine: January Cover!

Meteorite Hunting & Collecting Magazine has released a sneak peek of January’s cover, inspired by Metallica’s “Black” album. In this issue, Planetary Defense: Protecting Earth From Killer Asteroids, Meteorite Hunting: New Meteorite Hunters, Worldwide Meteorite Falls: How many meteorites fall and where? and much more.

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 [...]

Extraterrestrial Life Signs in Meteorite

Since the dawn of humanity we’ve gazed upwards toward the stars above and wondered, where do we come from, is there anything else out there? NASA scientists have found the building blocks of life (amino acids) in a recently fallen meteorite which made impact in the Sudan desert in Oct 2008. This meteorite, known as [...]

MeteorWrongs

MeteorWrong - Iron Slag - NOT a Meteorite

OK, here’s the deal I get hundreds of emails a year from people, (just like almost every other online meteorite hunter/collector/dealer) and some of these emails are from people who no matter what keep insisting their Earth rocks are meteorites. Before you continue reading, this is a PG (parents strongly cautioned) rated post, if you’re [...]

Meteorite Photos – MeteoritePhotos.Net [PHOTOS]

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Meteorite Photos Galore! – MeteoritePhotos.net is an online meteorite photo gallery exhibiting all types of meteorites from stone chondrites, to iron and stony iron pallasites. Browse through hundreds of meteorite photos on the site and share them with friends. Share meteorite photos with your friends and upload your own meteorite photos to our gallery so [...]

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 [...]

Meteorite Men Season 2 Premiere TONIGHT! [VIDEO]

Meteorite Men Season 2 TONIGHT at 9pm ET/PT on the Science Channel

Meteorite Men Season 2 Trailer [VIDEO]

Meteorite Men Season 2 starts Tuesday at 9pm EDT/PDT on the Science Channel Check out Geoff Notkin and Steve Arnold in the November issue of Meteorite Hunting & Collecting Magazine. MHC Magazine has had the opportunity to interview Geoff and Steve and ask a few questions. More than a few… The guys open up and [...]