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Irene Antonenko
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Fun article about impact cratering featuring a former professor of mine, Pete Schultz, talking about how evidence of life can be preserved in impact glasses. 

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Someone just added Iraq to the list of countries where my blog has been read. Welcome!

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Interesting. A possible explanation for the Moon's unusual orbit tilt.

Be sure to check out the How the Moon was Formed video. The fun starts at about the 35 second mark and lasts about half a minute.



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It's been a while, but here is my newest blog post disecting the Schiaparelli lander crash into Mars earlier this month. I hope you enjoy.

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Recent studies of Potassium isotopes, published in the journal Nature, show that the Moon-forming impact was more violent than previously belived, resulting in partial vapourization of the proto-Earth.

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Here's a very different use for hyperspectral imaging!

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It's been a while, but I wanted to make sure people get a chance to explore this interesting exhibit on line. Hope you enjoy....

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My blog has now been viewed in 100 countries thanks to 2 readers in Equatorial Guinea. And a big thanks to all who have read my blog posts over the past 3 years. 

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These kinds of advancements will make exploring the planets so much more economical. 

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I have complied all of my #LPSC2016  microblogs into a single post on my Planetary Geo Log. Feel free to take a look.
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