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Barringer crater

(ba -rin-jer) See Arizona meteorite crater.
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If you want to know how the game of football came about then Aardman's brilliant new comedy has the answer as the cavemen clash with usurpers on the field for control of a valley in a meteor crater.
The data being visualized are a 2D cross section of the wind flow inside the Meteor Crater in Arizona during a downslope windstorm-type flow (DWF) event (see sidebar on "Lidars in METCRAX II" for a brief description of the dataset).
The discovery in the early 1990s of a particular oil-rich formation deep underground, in a previously unknown ancient meteor crater, is a good example:
You can experience this effect closer to home if you ever have a chance to visit Meteor Crater in northern Arizona.
There is a good chance they are going to lose the family minivan in a pot hole the size of a meteor crater.
We journey from the teeny world of nanotech, through the hives of social insects, into Arizona's world-famous Meteor Crater, down one of America's most celebrated ski slopes, and eventually to the very edge of space.
He tested the process using lunar-like soil from Meteor Crater in Arizona -- which contains iron oxide from an asteroid impact thousands of years ago -- finding that it produced steel as a byproduct.
He tested the process using lunar-like soil from Meteor Crater in Arizona - which contains iron oxide from an asteroid impact thousands of years ago - finding that it produced steel as a byproduct.
Though the Maps does not feature the entire area, but enthusiasts can have the virtual tour of the Blue Angel Trail, Colorado River and Meteor Crater.
Meteor Crater, in Arizona, is the legacy of a collision that happened 50,000 years ago.
Flagstaff is near the sites that define this slice of desert: the Grand Canyon, Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, Meteor Crater, Wupatki National Monument.
The rest recounts the adventures of Wiedenbeck and a changing cast of companions as they went off on ambitious side trips, first to Tucson's own notable tourist sites and sights, then to the Grand Canyon, Canyon de Chelly, the Petrified Forest, Meteor Crater, Tombstone, Bisbee and countless other interesting locales in Arizona .