normally meteorite hunters search for fireballs....but they totally ignore meteor showers . why so? as far as i can think meteors in meteor showers are usually produced by small particles so they ...
What are the differences between Comet versus Asteroid versus Meteoroid versus Meteor versus Meteorite?
What are the differences between comet versus asteroid versus meteoroid versus meteor versus meteorite in practical terms?
A follow-on from this question, if meteorites can come from Mars, it seems they could have come from Earth and ended up back here (though I'm guessing that to be less likely). Do we have any evidence ...
Are meteorites igneous, sedimentary or metamorphic rocks? Or do we need a new method of rock classification for them?
If you see a bolide, is there any way to judge whether it's worthwhile to try to find an impact? (I mean, short of a big "bang" and a debris cloud rising from the remains of your car...) I imagine ...