Posts Tagged ‘meteorite’

Meteorites: Not Just for Russia

As you follow the meteorite crash story in Russia (latest injury figure: 725 people), let's recall the Washington area's own brush with extraterrestrial fame: the 2010 Lorton meteorite.
The meteorite crashed into a Lorton doctor's office on Jan. 18, 2010, to instant acclaim: the Post declared it "Everybody's Favorite Meteorite." Doctors Marc Gallini and Frank Ciampi, who [...]