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Astromaterials SME Shares Antarctica Search for Meteorites Experiences with Amateur Astronomers

Posted on September 29, 2020 - 7:44 PM CDT

Tags: Informal | Webinar | Scientist Engagement | Nuggets | Planetary Science

On August 25, 2020, NASA Astromaterials Research and Exploration Science (ARES) Scientist, Dr. Cindy Evans, shared her experiences searching for Meteorites in Antarctica as well as how these rocks from space contribute to ongoing research about our early solar system.

The event, facilitated by the Night Sky Network, reached ~420 live participants. Participants were from 93 different amateur astronomy clubs.