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#Meteorite

# meteorite - Friday 25 May, 2018

Meteorite hunters seek to strike it rich in Moroccan deserts

You can strike it rich but it’s like playing the lottery.

# meteorite - Thursday 24 November, 2016

# meteorite - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Authorities in India say bus driver was killed by 'meteorite'

Three other people were injured in the incident.

# meteorite - Monday 9 November, 2015

Did you spot the massive fireball that passed over Ireland last night?

The explosion was most likely caused by a space rock colliding with earth, Astronomy Ireland said.

# meteorite - Saturday 22 November, 2014

Hundreds of us saw that 'giant fireball' this week --- but where did it land?

Hundreds of sightings were reported to Astronomy Ireland, from all over the country.

# meteorite - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Did you see the 'giant fireball' over the east of the country last night?

It could be part of an asteroid – burning up in the atmosphere. And it could spark a meteorite-hunt…

# meteorite - Friday 4 April, 2014

From The42 VIDEO: Norwegian skydiver claims footage shows he was nearly hit by a meteorite Close Shave

VIDEO: Norwegian skydiver claims footage shows he was nearly hit by a meteorite

Norway’s public broadcaster NRK aired the clip of Anders Helstrup’s jump last night.

# meteorite - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Space rocks spark 'gold rush'-style frenzy in hills of South Korea

Hundreds of people have been scouring hills and rice paddies in the hope of a ‘bonanza’ after a meteor shower shower near the city of Jinju.

# meteorite - Thursday 17 October, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Everyone’s talking about an arrest over the Elaine O’Hara murder, a hit and run and the Russian meteorite.

Giant chunk of meteorite pulled out of Russian lake

Over 1,600 people were injured when the meteor struck the Chelyabinsk region of the Russian Urals.

# meteorite - Friday 24 May, 2013

Did you see a fireball blazing across Ireland on Wednesday night?

Astronomy Ireland is gathering reports to try and figure out if the fireball might have landed on Irish soil.

# meteorite - Friday 15 February, 2013

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# meteorite - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

Mystery Moroccan rocks 'fell from Mars', say scientists

Chunks of meteorite found in Morocco in December, thought to have fallen in July, came from Mars millions of years ago.

# meteorite - Monday 9 January, 2012

The Daily Fix: Monday

In tonight’s fix: Calls to negotiate a second bailout, Gardaí investigate woman’s death in nursing home, and which celebrity chef has been a very naughty boy?

Live in the north-east? Start looking for some meteorites

Astronomy Ireland believes a fireball seen last week landed in the Irish Sea – but would have disintegrated over land first.

# meteorite - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

Meteor hunt begins after fireball lands 'on west of Ireland'

Anybody who finds fragments of the meteorite could make thousands of euro, experts say. So what are we looking for?

# meteorite - Saturday 27 August, 2011

Meteorite hunt in the North while stargazers gather for cosmic 'Star-B-Q'

Astronomy Ireland is gearing up to hold its annual stargazing event in Wicklow tonight, while the search is on for a space rock believed to have fallen to earth this week.