Caroline Smith is Head of Earth Sciences Collections and Principal Curator of Meteorites at the Natural History Museum, London. Sara Russell is Merit Researcher in Cosmic Mineralogy and Planetary Sciences at the Natural History Museum. She is a Science Team member of NASA's OSIRIS-REx mission, and proud namesake of Asteroid Sararussell. Natasha Almeida is a Postdoctoral Researcher in Mineral and Planetary Sciences at the Natural History Museum. She specializes in the very rare enstatite chondrites meteorites.
[Review of previous edition: ] A well-illustrated overview of the
science and (literal) impact of these space rocks.--Science News
This book reveals how fascinating meteorites are from a scientific standpoint, and how beautiful they can be in appearance and structure. It's an excellent primer on everything you're likely to want to know about falling space rocks.-- (04/10/2019)