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3 Weird Meteorites (Whose Weirdness Was Instructive)

Meteorites are extraterrestrial rocks that have ended up on earth. All of them are literally ‘out of this world,’ but here are three of the strangest of these aliens.

Host: Reid Reimers

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Sources:
https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2019/07/25/1815133116, https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2019-07/nyu-wgm071719.php
https://www.nature.com/articles/ncomms11851
https://cneos.jpl.nasa.gov/news/2008tc3.html, https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-018-03808-6, https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/diamonds-trapped-strange-meteorite-came-solar-systems-earliest-planets-180968821/
http://csmgeo.csm.jmu.edu/geollab/Fichter/RockMin/RockMin.html
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Images:
https://www.videoblocks.com/video/the-picturesque-view-in-the-sky-against-the-meteor-shower-no-clouds-time-lapse-bmzaies-dwj6ewggt9
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Oriented_Taza_Meteorite.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Namibie_Hoba_Meteorite_05.JPG
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Brenham_pallasite,_world%27s_largest_oriented_pallasite_2.jpg
https://www.eurekalert.org/multimedia/pub/206473.php
https://www.videoblocks.com/video/time-lapse-perseid-meteor-shower-shooting-stars-astro-milky-way-sjbun4bixjkupgao5
https://movie-usa.glencoesoftware.com/video/10.1073/pnas.1815133116/video-1
https://www.nature.com/articles/ncomms11851/figures/1
https://www.videoblocks.com/video/two-asteroids-colliding-and-being-pulverized-on-a-space-background-42-fwsvve
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:323213main_Petersmeteorites_946-710.jpg
https://www.videoblocks.com/video/falling-blue-diamonds-noeql2l
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/macro-mineral-stone-rhinestone-rock-crystal-on-a-black-background-gm1164515032-320116567
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/gem-quality-olivine-crystals-called-peridot-from-lanzarote-canary-islands-gm1136778775-302868902
https://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/12278
https://www.istockphoto.com/vector/fiery-flying-meteorite-to-earth-cosmic-phenomenon-dangerous-to-humanity-gm1139914608-304849301

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