Science in a Minute 032019 Scientists Trace Origin of Turkish Meteorites

March 20, 2019 02:35 PM
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A new study, conducted by a large group of scientists suggests the origin of meteorites that fell on a Turkish village in 2015 was from the debris of a collision on asteroid 4 Vesta 22 million years ago. The scientists did an isotopic study, which determined material on the asteroid and the meteorites matched.