micrometeorites

Ancient Meteorites Can be Found Embedded in Rocks, Like Fossils

Comets visit the inner Solar System, and leave without saying goodbye. Maybe they leave a trail of dust behind, and…

2 years ago

Space Dust Delivered Water to Vesta, Could it Have Done the Same for Earth?

One of the most enduring questions about Earth regards the origins of its water. Where did it come from? One…

2 years ago

Micrometeorite Damage Under the Microscope

A new study by a team from MIT has shed light on the physical processes that take place when tiny…

3 years ago

How Micrometeoroid Impacts Pose a Danger for Today’s Spacewalk

Video streaming by Ustream Our very own International Space Station is in the cosmic crosshairs. As cosmonauts are to begin…

9 years ago