Definitions for Planet, Asteroid, Meteoroid, Meteor, Meteorite & Other Related Terms

Definitions for Planet, Asteroid, Meteoroid, Meteor, Meteorite & Other Related Terms

The following definitions for meteorite, meteoroid, micrometeorite, micrometeoroid, and interplanetary dust particle (IDP) as proposed by Alan Rubin (UCLA) ... Read More
Ethics of Collecting Meteorites

Ethics of Collecting Meteorites

Meteorite hunters, dealers and collectors are lucky because they enjoy relatively broad support from museum curators and researchers. The reasons ... Read More
Possibility of Extraterrestrial Life and Signs of Life in Meteorites

Possibility of Extraterrestrial Life and Signs of Life in Meteorites

Since the dawn of humanity we've gazed upwards toward the stars above and wondered, where do we come from and ... Read More
MeteorWrong - Iron Slag - NOT a Meteorite

Setting the Right Expectations: Getting an Expert Opinion on Your MeteoRite or MeteorWrong

Like almost all online meteorite hunters, collectors, dealers and research institutions, SkyFall receives many emails a year from people wanting ... Read More
Top 9 Fun Reasons Why Everyone Should Own A Meteorite!

Top 9 Fun Reasons Why Everyone Should Own A Meteorite!

I really like this quote from Hans Christian Anderson, "The whole world is a series of miracles, but we're so ... Read More