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  • Russian Meteor Chunk Found

    People look at what scientists believe to be a chunk of the Chelyabinsk meteor, recovered from Chebarkul Lake near Chelyabinsk, about 930 miles east of Moscow, Russia, Oct. 16, 2013. Scientists recovered what could be the largest part of this meteor from Chebarkul Lake. They weighed it using a giant steelyard balance, which displayed 1,256 pounds before it broke.
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  • Russian Meteor Chunk Found

    Divers retrieve what is believed to be part of the Chelyabinsk meteor from Chebarkul Lake near Chelyabinsk, some 930 miles east of Moscow, Russia, Oct. 16, 2013.
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  • Meteorite Crashes in Russia

    Researchers from the Urals Federal University, based in Yekaterinburg, have determined that the small stone-like pieces found near Lake Cherbarkul in the Chelyabinsk region are pieces of the meteorite that exploded over the region Feb. 15, 2013.
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  • Meteorite Crashes in Russia

    A researcher touches a piece of a meteorite in a laboratory in Yekaterinburg, Feb. 18, 2013. A total of 53 pieces have been brought for analysis to the university in Yekaterinburg. The largest one is one centimeter in diameter, the smallest is about one millimeter.
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  • Meteorite Crashes in Russia

    Researchers from the Urals Federal University, based in Yekaterinburg, have determined that the small stone-like pieces found near Lake Cherbarkul in the Chelyabinsk region are pieces of the meteorite that exploded over the region Feb. 15, 2013. A total of 53 pieces have been brought for analysis to the university in Yekaterinburg.
    Alexander Khlopotov/Urals Federal University Press Service/AP Photo
  • Meteorite Crashes in Russia

    A circular hole in the ice of Chebarkul Lake where a meteor reportedly struck the lake near Chelyabinsk, about 1500 kilometers east of Moscow, Russia, Feb. 15, 2013. A meteor streaked across the sky and exploded over Russia?s Ural Mountains with the power of an atomic bomb. Its sonic blasts shattered countless windows and injured nearly 1,000 people.
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  • Meteorite Crashes in Russia

    A driver on a highway from Kostanai, Kazakhstan to Chelyabinsk, Russia, captured a meteorite crashing to earth, using a dashboard camera, Feb. 15, 2013. A meteor streaked across the sky of Russia?s Ural Mountains, causing sharp explosions and reportedly injuring around 100 people, including many hurt by broken glass.
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  • Meteorite Crashes in Russia

    A meteorite contrail is seen over the village of Bolshoe Sidelnikovo, Feb. 15, 2013. The meteor streaked across the sky of Russia's Ural Mountains, causing sharp explosions and reportedly injuring around 100 people, including many hurt by broken glass.
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  • Meteorite Crashes in Russia

    A meteorite contrail is seen over Chelyabinsk, Feb. 15, 2013. The meteor streaked across the sky of Russia's Ural Mountains, causing sharp explosions and reportedly injuring around 100 people, including many hurt by broken glass.
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  • Meteorite Crashes in Russia

    The path of meteorite that landed in Russia is seen in this dashboard video, Feb. 15, 2013. The pressure wave from a meteorite crashing in the Urals region of central Russia, early in the morning, has reportedly injured hundreds of people as the shockwave blew out windows and rocked buildings.
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  • Meteorite Crashes in Russia

    Municipal workers repair a damaged electric power circuit outside a zinc factory building where the roof collapsed after a meteorite crashed in Chelyabinsk Russia, Feb. 15, 2013.
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  • Meteorite Crashes in Russia

    A local zinc plant was badly damaged by a shockwave from a meteorite impact that landed in Chelyabinsk, Russia, Feb. 15, 2013.
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  • Meteorite Crashes in Russia

    A window of an office in Chelyabinsk, Russia was destroyed by the shockwave from a meteorite impact that landed in the area, Feb.15, 2013.
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  • Meteorite Crashes in Russia

    A woman cleans away glass debris from a window after a meteorite explosion over Chelyabinsk, Russia, Feb. 15, 2013. A meteor exploded in the sky above Russia on Friday, causing a shockwave that blew out windows injuring hundreds of people and sending fragments falling to the ground in the Ural Mountains.
    Yevgenia Yemelyanova/Chelyabinsk.ru/AP Photo
  • Meteorite Crashes in Russia

    Map locates Chelyabinsk, Russia, where a meteor caused explosions in the area, Feb. 15, 2013.
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