Tue 26 May, 2015 12:34 pm - Unfortunately, we only found 1 meteorite, which turned out not to be one. I guess that I'm not going to be a millionaire after all.
Oh well. It was a fun weekend (minus the 11 deer ticks... (view)
Fri 15 May, 2015 01:51 pm - I don't know for sure. They are on my grandpa's land in missouri. He's selling the land, so we are getting them out of there just in case they are in fact, meteorites.
Fri 15 May, 2015 08:01 am - I am taking this to our local university. I also have 2 possible meteorites that I am going to retrieve next weekend.
I'll post pictures of those as well.
I'll let you guys know the... (view)
Thu 14 May, 2015 05:28 pm - Doesn't taste of salt. No reactipn with vinegar or HCl.
i hit it with a small screwdriver (metal blunt end) and only small fragments came off. Wanted to see if I could get a better piece to... (view)
Thu 14 May, 2015 11:17 am - It's not "finger-nail" soft. It has the feel of sand (silica) when small pieces come off. I do think that it is weird that the top has a smoother dome shape, but that could be just... (view)
Thu 14 May, 2015 11:12 am - I posted my picture on my twitter account.
Once posted, i clicked on Share Photo, which then opens another "tweet" with the link to the picture.
I then copied and pasted the link on... (view)
Thu 14 May, 2015 09:47 am - I just did an acetone test and the substance does not get tacky, so I don't believe it is Copal. I'm in Nebraska, so I don't know how Copal would maje its way up here. (view)