50th Birthday of Allende

Last month today marked the 50th birthday of the meteorite Allende.

An observed fall in Mexico, this meteorite turned out to be a very special find, often earning the moniker of ‘the best-studied meteorite in history.’

We caught up with Sarah to find out more…

 

If you liked the video, dont’t forget to check out our weekly podcast! This week Dr. Romain Tartèse talked to us about volatiles in ancient meteorites:

 

 

 

 

Advertisements

About John Pernet-Fisher

John is a researcher within the Isotope Geochemistry and Cosmochemistry group, and has a love of all things lunar!
Gallery | This entry was posted in News, Space, Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.