Moldavite ~ The Master Transformer

Moldavite ~ The Master Transformer

Moldavite is one of the most interesting substances found on the planet.  Primarily, because it doesn't come from Earth!  In fact, only 98% of its chemical compound can be identified - the other 2% has endlessly baffled scientists.... all we know, is it ain't from around here! Moldavite is a meteor that hit earth approximately 16 million years ago … [Read more...]

Orionids Meteor Shower 20-22 October 2016

Orionids Meteor Shower 20-22 October 2016

The Orionids Meteor Shower peaks in the early hours of the morning on October 20th and lasts for several days. The Orionids are bits of space debris left by Halley's Comet, which last passed by Earth in 1986. The comet leaves a trail of debris and the Earth intersects the orbit of the comet, passing through that cloud of debris every year around … [Read more...]