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Asteroid impact crater found off the coast of Scotland

The location of an ancient impact crater made by the biggest asteroid ever to hit Britain has been traced to a spot under the sea between mainland Scotland and the Outer Hebrides.

The impact crater that destroyed many species discovered

Port Stanley - According to researchers from New York University, a basin in the Falkland Islands shows traits of a large impact crater. This could be the largest ever recorded on the planet and the one responsible for wiping out most of the life on Earth.

A new type of impact crater found on Mars

Denver - Nadine Barlow, professor of physics and astronomy at Northern Arizona University, has found a new type of impact crater on Mars — the Low-Aspect-Ratio Layered Ejecta (LARLE) Craters. She presented her findings at Denver's Division for Planetary Science
 

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Photo: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS/UA
Photo: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS/UA
University of Arizona
A close-up picture of spherules known as accretionary lapilli that form in the impact plume cloud  a...
A close-up picture of spherules known as accretionary lapilli that form in the impact plume cloud, and found in the deposit.
Dr. Ken Amor

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