Saturday, June 10, 2006

Meteorite Hits Norway

On Wednesday morning, a large meteorite slammed into a Norwegian mountainside with an explosive force comparable to the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima, according to astronomer Røed Ødegaard. The giant rock, which could be seen streaking across the sky (pictured), is thought to have been "considerably larger" than the 198-pound Alta meteorite that impacted Norway in 1904. Read more at

I cannot find any other news agencies that are reporting this story. I do not know for sure if this story is true. If anyone knows of any links that has more information about this please leave a comment or e-mail me at:

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