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Meteor Fragments Rain Down on Siberia – Hundreds of Injuries Reported – NYTimes.com

February 16, 2013 – A Blast From the Past: Similiar to the “Tunguska Event of 1908” a snall meteor exploded over Siberia yesterday, injuring 1,200 and causing significant property damage.  Click the link below for six videos of the event: … Continue reading

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Meteorite Hits Russia, Causing Panic.

February 15, 2013 – Meteorite Hits Russia, Causing Panic: Amateur videos broadcast on state television showed an object streaking across the sky around 9:20 a.m. local time before bursting into a fireball. Residents in the city of Chelyabinsk, the largest … Continue reading

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