Friday, 26 January 2024

The L'Aigle Meteorite Shower And The Birth of Meteoritics

quote [ Prior to the 1800s, scientists were skeptical about the existence of meteorites. Despite historical reports of meteorite sightings dating back to Roman times, the idea of rocks falling from the heavens seemed implausible to scientists of that era. ]

Meteoritic
What we have is astronomical
[SFW] [history] [+1 Interesting]
[by ScoobySnacks@6:00amGMT]

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