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Barringer crater

(ba -rin-jer) See Arizona meteorite crater.
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18) took me back to 1993, when I was flying from Harare (Zimbabwe) to Johannesburg (South Africa) and passed over the Pretoria Saltpan, now known as the Tswaing Meteor Crater. The indigenous word tswaing, meaning "place of salt," derives from a brine lake on the crater floor that was exploited as a source of soda and salt up until the 1950s.
I was shocked to see a worryingly high number of commuters think Queen Street station in Glasgow is something other than a meteor crater.
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.
With stops at Buck Owens' Crystal Palace; the Las Vegas Strip; Meteor Crater; the Painted Desert; Cadillac Ranch; Winslow, Arizona; Gallup, New Mexico; Graceland, and other all-American landmarks, "The Wrong Dog" is an engaging and poignant story that chronicles an epic journey, the unconditional love between one dog and his family, as well as the vast and benevolent role dogs play in American family life.
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:
In which state of the USA is the giant Winslow meteor crater? 3.
The tracks are "Mystery & History", "Atomic Monsters Have Come", "Lucky #3", "1977", "Gravity", "The Great Meteor Crater", "Yellowstone/Henihco'oo'", "The Expanding Man", "Talking To The Rocks", and "Harryhausen".
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.