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Asteroids, Meteors & Meteorites 0

Asteroids, Meteors & Meteorites

Asteroids, Meteors & Meteorites Besides the planets and their moons, many other objects are in the family of the Sun. The most spectacular, as seen from Earth, are comets. Bright comets have been noted...


Meteors, Meteorites, Asteroids and Comets

An explanation on the differences between these heavenly bodies.  Asteroids are usually made from space debris like rock, although some are comprised of nickel or iron. Comets are essentially space’s equivalent to snowballs. Unlike...