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CMS Director Presents Shoemaker Lecture!

Center for Meteorite Studies Director Meenakshi Wadhwa was invited to present the prestigious annual Shoemaker Lecture at the 2016 meeting of the American Geophysical Union (AGU), held in San Francisco …

Nininger Meteorite Award Application Deadline Jan 31!

The Center for Meteorite Studies at Arizona State University is pleased to announce the application opportunity for the 2016 Nininger Meteorite Award for undergraduate and graduate students pursuing research in …

Behind the Scenes - Sintering SIMS Standards!

Delve into current research at the Center with this periodic news feature, and catch a glimpse of what our students and scientists are working on right now! Ph.D. Candidate Emilie …

Behind the Scenes - Aridus II

Delve into current research at the Center with this periodic news feature, and catch a glimpse of what our students and scientists are working on right now! The Center recently …

Season's Greetings!

San Francisco Mountains, IVA iron meteorite.  Image ⓒ ASU/CMS.

Iron Meteorite Dedicated to Class of 2020!

To welcome this year’s incoming ASU freshmen, the Center for Meteorite Studies has partnered with the School of Earth and Space Exploration to dedicate a meteorite to the Class of …

2016 Nininger Award Application Open!

The Center for Meteorite Studies at Arizona State University is pleased to announce the application opportunity for the 2016 Nininger Meteorite Award for undergraduate and graduate students pursuing research in …

Greetings from the Sonoran Desert!

Members of the Center for Meteorite Studies recently participated in their own meteorite hunt!  The expedition was part of an experiment to quantify the chemical and isotopic effects of terrestrial …

Greetings from Iceland!

Center Director Meenakshi Wadhwa has just returned from a journey to Husavik, Iceland, where she was invited to speak at the Explorers Festival!  This is the latest in a series …

Behind the Scenes - iCap Q!

Delve into current research at the Center with this periodic news feature, and catch a glimpse of what our students and scientists are working on right now! Center Ph.D. candidate …

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Meteorite of the Month

Lost City

January’s meteorite of the month is Lost City, an (H5) ordinary chondrite that fell in Oklahoma, USA, January 3, 1970, at 8:14 PM.   The many witnesses described the associated …


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