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‘Meteorite’ smashes into Nicaraguan capital

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A mysterious explosion that rocked Nicaragua’s crowded capital Managua, creating a large crater, appears to have been caused by a meteorite, officials said Sunday.

Posted: September 8th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Meteor shower to light up PH skies

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About a dozen meteors per hour will be streaking across Philippine skies from the evening of Monday to early morning the next day, according to the astronomy section of the weather bureau.

Posted: April 20th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Meteor showers visible in late July

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A meteor streaks across the sky against a field of stars during a meteorite shower early August 13, 2010, near Grazalema, southern Spain. Early risers have until the last day of July 2013 to witness a “nice display of meteors on moonless mornings,” according to the astronomical division of the Philippine weather bureau.  AFP PHOTO/JORGE GUERRERO

The last days of July will provide early risers a “nice display of meteors on moonless mornings,” according to the astronomical division of the state weather bureau.

Posted: July 6th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Scientists claim discovery of Russian meteor fragments

A handout photo taken on February 15, 2013, and provided by Chelyabinsk region police department shows police officers examining small objects as they stand near a six-metre (20-foot) hole in the ice of a frozen lake, reportedly the site of a meteor fall, outside the town of Chebakul in the Chelyabinsk region. Divers scoured today  the bottom of a Russian lake for fragments of a meteorite that plunged to Earth in a blinding fireball whose shockwave injured 1,200 people and damaged thousands of homes. AFP / CHELYABINSK REGION POLICE DEPARTMENT

Scientists said Monday they had discovered fragments of the meteor that spectacularly plunged over Russia’s Ural Mountains creating a shockwave that injured 1,200 people and damaged thousands of homes.

Posted: February 18th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Bright streak of light reported over California

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Hours after a meteor exploded over Russia and injured more than 1,000 people and an asteroid passed relatively close to Earth, residents in California reported seeing an unusual flash of light over the San Francisco Bay area that left many startled and thrilled.

Posted: February 17th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

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