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What is Tekkite?
Tekkite is molten materiel "splashed" from a meteorite
What is meteoric dust?
Meteoric dust are the particles that crumbled off the meteoroid.
What is bolide?
Bolide is a very bright fireball
What is a meteoroid
A sand to bolder sized particle of debris in the atmosphere
What is a meteorite
A meteorite is a meteoroid/asteroid that survived the entry into the atmosphere.
What is a meteorite?
A meteorite is a meteoroid/asteroid that survived it's entry into the atmosphere.
What does the word "meteor" come from?
Meteor comes from the Greek word meteōros, which means "high in the air".