[meteorite-list] terrestrial ages of finds ?
From: Prof. Zelimir Gabelica Université de Haute Alsace ENSCMu, <zelimir.gabelica_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Thu, 10 Oct 2013 10:37:12 +0200
Does any kind of compilation exist giving the terrestrial ages
(experimentally determined) of FINDS, in particuler concerning NWAs or
finds from hot deserts ?
Thanks for sharing any kind of info on this.
-- Prof. Zelimir Gabelica Universit? de Haute Alsace ENSCMu, Lab. LPI-GSEC, 3, Rue A. Werner, F-68093 Mulhouse Cedex, France Tel: +33 (0)3 89 33 68 94 Adam Hupe <raremeteorites at yahoo.com> a ?crit?: > I will not debate the legacy of Antarctic meteorites.? They have had > a wonderful history and their contribution to? science has been > invaluable.? Most researchers are sample oriented and are not biased > by find location but there are still a few that cling to legacy.? > Antarctica had a a two decade plus head start in the abstract/paper > queue so naturally there are more documents.? Ten years ago, maybe > one in ten papers were on hot desert finds. Now, I estimate about > 50%.? At this rate, as very important samples from NWA and other > deserts enter the queue, it will not be long before these finds > handily overtake Antarctica by a wide margin in the business of > science. > > In other words; There is not enough material coming out of > Antarctica anymore to reverse the current trend which favors the hot > desert meteorites for research material in the future. > > > Adam > > ______________________________________________ > > Visit the Archives at http://www.meteorite-list-archives.com > Meteorite-list mailing list > Meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com > http://six.pairlist.net/mailman/listinfo/meteorite-list >Received on Thu 10 Oct 2013 04:37:12 AM PDT