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Ancient asteroid crater found off the coast of Scotland

The site where an old asteroid hit the United Kingdom 1.2 billion years ago was found at a location below the sea between the mainland of Scotland and the western islands. Researchers at Oxford and Aberdeen Universities discovered signs of violent collision in Scotland in 2008, but they have recently discovered where the giant rock fell. After testing rocks near …

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Evidence of a gigantic impact crater off the Scottish coast

Reddish colored rocks of the Stac Fada deposit. Image: University of Oxford About 1.2 billion years ago, a one-kilometer-wide asteroid hit northwestern Scotland. The problem is that the scientists do not know exactly where the meteorite hit, as the traces of the crater are long gone. However, with new research, scientists are beginning to investigate the impact zone. A study …

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Ancient asteroid crater located off coast of Scotland | Science

Scotland and the Outer Hebrides. Researchers at Oxford and Aberdeen University found signs of the violent Collision in Scotland on a field trip in 2008, Tests on rocks near Ullapool in north-west Scotland revealed that the object was about to fall asleep in the Minch , a strait that separates the mainland and northern Inner Hebrides from Lewis and Harris, …

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US military investigates sabotage attacks by oil tankers off the coast of the United Arab Emirates | news

The US military is investigating alleged sabotage attacks on four oil tankers off the coast of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), a US official has confirmed to Al Jazeera. The move comes as Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Zarif said his country had expected an event that would exacerbate tensions in the region. The four ships – two Saudi, one Norwegian …

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Officials: Officer, alleged robbery on the Georgia coast

SAVANNAH, GA. – A suspected robbery shot and killed a police officer in the port city of Savannah, Georgia, and wounded the officer's colleague before he escaped and was shot dead by another officer on Sunday. 19659002] The Georgia Bureau of Investigation said 50-year-old Savannah Police Sgt. Kelvin Ansari and 49-year-old predator Edward Fuller III. Were declared dead in a …

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