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World’s oldest meteor impact crater discovered

July 1st, 2012 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 1 (IANS) The world's oldest meteorite crater - a giant impact zone more than 100 km wide - has been found in Greenland, scientists say.Researchers think it was ... Read more...

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148 Foot Wide Meteorite Crater Found In Egypt

July 31st, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey July 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Google ogle has ultimately paid off. As per reports, the Google Earth images have helped researchers to discover a well preserved meteor crater in Egypt. ... Read more...

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An Attention-grabbing Meteorite Crater Named ‘Kamil’ Is Found In Egypt

July 31st, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 31, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): An eye-catching meteorite crater has been found in Egypt in a far-flung zone of the Sahara Desert. This crater has been named as Kamil. It ... Read more...

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Australia’s Aborigines may have been the world’s first astronomers

December 28th, 2009 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, December 28 (ANI): An astronomer from Sydney took inspiration from an aboriginal story about a star crashing to earth with a noise like thunder, to discover an ancient meteorite crater in ... Read more...

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‘Meteorite’ that landed in Latvia is a hoax, claim experts

October 27th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 27 (ANI): Experts have said that the claims by a group of students that a meteorite landed in Latvia on October 25, are false, and is an elaborate hoax set ... Read more...

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Latvian meteorite crater is a hoax

October 26th, 2009 - 9:21 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Riga, Oct 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists investigating a large crater thought to have been made by a meteorite crash said that a closer analysis on Monday revealed it was just a ... Read more...

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Meteorite hit caused unusual rock formations in Britain

March 31st, 2008 - 4:21 pm ICT by admin
London, March 31 (IANS) Unusual rock formations, long suspected to be an outcome of volcanic activity in the British Isles, were caused by a massive meteorite hit 1.2 billion years ago, spewing ... Read more...

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