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Special issue of the "Règne Minéral" on four historic meteorite falls in France

Wednesday 21 May 2014


A special issue of the "Revue du règne minéral" is about birthdays of four meteorites falls around Toulouse during the previous two centuries,so one every 50 years, randomly calendar? Among these the most famous Orgueuil a primitive meteorite that has the same composition as the Sun except for the most volatils elements.
Unpublished anecdotes with unknown historical studies ... The results of scientific studies disseminated. These meteorites are often not visible.
This book provides an update on current research of meteorites to understand the value of the network FRIPON. Two other issues en diferentiated and primitives meteorites are published.


View online : Cahier 4 - LES MÉTÉORITES D’HIER, SCIENCE DE DEMAIN