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Possible space debris reentry seen over Georgia

The AMS received over 150 reports of a bright fiery object traveling from the south west to the north est over Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina. The long duration time, witness descriptions and long distance of travel suggest this object was some type of space debris.

by - Jun 30, 2015 - 5

Meteor Time-lapse

Professional photographer Wes Eisenhauer was filming the Milky Way galaxy in South Dakota, when he noticed something moving out of…

by - Nov 11, 2014 - 2

Asteroid 1998 QE2

The massive asteroid 1998 QE2 will pass 6.2 million kilometres (3.8 million miles) from the Earth on Friday, May 31st…

by - May 30, 2013 - 4
Ams Meteor Terminology

Meteor Terminology

Have you ever wondered what’s the difference between a meteor and a meteorite or an asteroid, meteoroid or comet? Here…

by - Mar 8, 2013 - 8