Center for Meteorite Studies

In a new article for Future Tense, a collaboration among ASU, Slate magazine and the New American Foundation that explores how emerging technologies affect policy and society, CMS Director Meenakshi Wadhwa describes how collecting meteorites in Antarctica allows scientists to explore the Solar System without leaving Earth.  You can read the article, published in Slate magazine, here!

We’ve been to the moon and just about everywhere on Earth. So what’s left to discover? In September, Future Tense is publishing a series of articles in response to the question, “Is exploration dead?” Read more about modern-day exploration of the sea, space, land, and more unexpected areas.


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