Facility: Center for Meteorite Studies

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Function: Museum/Collection

Department: Earth and Space Exploration, School of
College/Unit: COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES

Description:

With specimens representing over 1600 separate meteorite falls, the ASU Center for Meteorite Studies houses the largest university-based meteorite collection in the world. The collection is actively used for geological and space-oriented research by scientists at ASU and throughout the world. Sample requests for scientific purposes can be made through the CMS website at http://meteorites.asu.edu/collection/loan-request. The collection is also used for education and outreach for educators, students and the general public. The outreach activities of CMS are featured at http://meteorites.asu.edu/outreach.

Link to More Details:
http://meteorites.asu.edu/

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