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This family heard a thud and in the morning they found ...

https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-56337876 

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Surprised it didn't put a hole in the driveway.

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1 hour ago, kac said:

Surprised it didn't put a hole in the driveway.

Its velocity (weight/size) and hardness (less metals) made for a splat landing.  This type of meteorite would decompose in wet climates.

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2 hours ago, klunker said:

 If one of them danged things hits my Jeep I'm going to be ------.

RICH!

If you could prove that it hit something that would make it more valuable to a collector.  There is a lot of 'loose' money out there for these types of objects right now.  You have to build the story.

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2 hours ago, mn90403 said:

You have to build the story.

 But you know darned well I would never "build a story".

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You would have to 'take down' the story!

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Hope they didn't touch this with bare hands....  (That's even worse than cleaning valuable coins with abrasives.)

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With the price of Jeeps and Meteorites, That might fetch a small fortune!!! Remember what PT Barnum said there is a sucker born every minute.

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