Ancient meteorite granules still mystify scientists

Excerpt from the July, 16, 1966, issue of Science News

chondrules in a meteorite

ORIGINS UNKOWN  Tiny granules trapped inside meteorites (pictured in polarized light) are among the oldest solid objects in the solar system; researchers still debate how these chondrules formed.

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