UF Study reveals secret origins of asteroids and meteorites

UF Study reveals secret origins of asteroids and meteorites

The study appearing online today in Nature Astronomy found at least 85 percent of 200,000 asteroids in the inner asteroid belt — the main source of Earth’s meteorites — originate from five or six ancient minor planets.

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