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Spacewatch: A year since the Chelyabinsk meteor

"As it is, the gold medal winners at the Sochi Olympics will receive commemorative medals that incorporate small pieces of the recovered Chelyabinsk meteorites."

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Russian Chelyabinsk meteorite pieces go under microscope

Scientists have released microscopic images of fragments of the meteorite that hit central Russia in February. A team from the Ural Federal University was able to analyse some of the dozens of samples as soon as they were found. But the technique they used allowed them to assess the rock's chemical make-up at the microscopic level even as they snapped pictures of the fragments. This will provide extra information on the space rock's formation and journey.

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Meteorite pulled from Russian lake

A fragment of one of the world's largest meteorites, which landed on earth back in February, was finally pulled out from Lake Chebarkul, reportedly breaking the scale after reaching the lb mark.

Chelyabinsk meteor #2? Massive flash over Russia’s Urals stuns locals & scientists | Alien UFO Sightings

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Scientists reveal the full power of the Chelyabinsk meteor explosion

11/07/2013 - Scientists reveal the full power of the Chelyabinsk meteor explosion - at its most intense, meteor fireball glowed 30 times brighter than the sun causing skin and retinal burns, say researchers

Scientists reveal the full power of the Chelyabinsk meteor explosion

The unforeseen arrival of the Chelyabinsk meteor and the violence of its impact were a wake-up call, said one of the study authors

Charles Bolden, the chief of the Nasa, has warned that the US space agency's best advice on how to handle a large asteroid heading towards New York City is

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Meteorites injure hundreds in central Russia

950 injured as huge meteor explodes over Russia

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