Center for Meteorite Studies

The Center for Meteorite Studies and School of Earth & Space Exploration have dedicated a 381g piece of the Seymchan pallasite to the incoming class of 2018! w-Seymchan

According to Center Director Meenakshi Wadhwa, “this meteorite was obtained especially for the purpose of dedicating to, and inspiring, the Class of 2018.  We wanted to give them a unique gift, something memorable – so this exceptional meteorite specimen seemed like the perfect fit.”

The newly unveiled stony-iron meteorite is currently on display in the Gallery of Exploration, on the ground floor of Interdisciplinary Science and Technology Building IV.

Read the press release and see a photo of the meteorite on display here! 

Plan your visit to the Meteorite Gallery here!

 


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