Wrongs and Unverified 'Meteorites' on the
The MidWest Meteorite MeteorWrong Collection
. (EXCELLENT - lots of picts. Allow time to load)
Arizona Republic -
Meteorite pieces more wrong than right - interesting and informative
Starbit's Test - Can you identify a meteorite from a wrong?.
Branch Meteorites - has another test in case you
failed the prior one.
U. Database of Wrongs
Dept of Earth & Planetary Sciences provides 83+ photo gallery of wrongs - EXCELLENT++++
Fernlea Meteorites UK - Select "Option 1" to view a diverse
selection of meteorites and meteor-wrongs.
Is That Unusual Rock A Meteorite? -
No Picts - but accurate relationship of dramatic bolide (fireball) and subsequent 'discovered' wrong.
Putorana-Maybe the Best Meteorwrong
- J. Tobin's article on Siberia's controversial mineral. (Under 'Columns' click on 'Jim's Fragments')
- Special Statement by Meteorical Society - June 2003
Elma Meteor-wrongs (Meteor-wrong fever in Elma Washington)
M come Meteorite Meteorites (see bottom of Matteo's page)
Austromet's Site has some
the Global Collection - page1
Links to Other Sites About Meteorites by Dept. of Earth and Planetary Sciences is
Excellent (Sect. on Meteor-wrongs) !
The Ruby Meteorite Humorous look at wrongs.
A different type of meteorwrong!
I don't agree with the authors' conclusion of geophysical meteors in most of the reports.
The events lacking any reported meteoritic evidence are very curious.
The news accounts alone are interesting.
The jury is still out on the origin of the these huge ice chunks that fall from the sky.
This site is part Spanish, English, and Italian.
Anyone can claim they have found or own a meteorite.
It is another matter to offer proof.
For whatever reason, the owners have not
displayed proof of verification by the Meteoritical Society or a
"Is it a Meteorite?" the site asks. However, this young man appears to have already reached a conclusion!
The creator of this web site claims 'proof' that meteorite showers start fires.
Leave reality at home and journey to the
Great Lakes Great Fires Meteorite
Some of these collections are classics:
The owner of this farm, has also written a book based on a story her mother told her about the day
pink granite 'meteorite' landed here.
an address very similar to http://www.spac_slag.com/
EBAY seller "email@example.com" has put some of his
for sale on eBay (Don't say you weren't warned)! (LARGE collection - allow time to load)
THE most amazing/huge collection comes from a "unique"
who has convinced himself that his entire collection of rocks are potential "meteorites."
These were collected in the heart of meteorite country.
Sadly, NOT ONE meteorite among the lot:
(At least five of these specimens are also displayed and identified on the
Dept. of Earth & Planetary Sciences Wrongs Page.
(Next is best viewed in Netscape 6.0 or better)
The Bikwé bi Nsack Foundation
Assign to METEORITES whose objective is the search and the thorough study
for meteoritic fields in the Gulf of Guinea. Unfortunately there are
no meteorites. But that has not stopped Dr. Bernard NJOM, who has substitued all
manner of rocks to make a most extensive collection.
I wonder how much the 'Foundation" is paying this guy?
(and which doctorate did he buy?)
This European site has mostly wrongs for sale if not all. They also
claim they are good for one's health. "Buy a fake and feel better?"
Well, the seller feels better.
Die Urkraft der Minerlein
"A little knowledge is a dangerous thing". You must see this site!
This seller claims items pictured are "authentic meteorites."
ANOTHER space cadet is convinced God has given him a piece of Mars to present
to the planet Earth.
The problem: The "Conspiracy" is hindering his efforts and he needs your help
Move Over Frass, this 'meteorite' has arrived in a splash of 'liquid light'.
The finder says, "This may be the most amazing meteorite ever recovered in the history of humanity."
The Messenger Stone has 'arrived.' Be sure you see all 10 pages!
THE Best Meteorwrong Award goes to
The Emerald Meteorite
Anytime persons who claim to have "meteorites" and refuse to have them
THEY HAVE SOMETHING TO HIDE!
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