Meet The 4.5 billion year old Fukang meteorite

The Fukang meteorite is a meteorite that was found in the mountains near Fukang, China in 2000.
It is a pallasite—a type of stony–iron meteorite with striking olivine crystals, believed to be 4.5 billion years old.

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Fukang Pallasite

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  • 13

    that's an old fukang meteorite...

    • Disco
    • April 29, 2013, 6:23 pm
    - CallMeGoogle April 30, 2013, 4:48 am
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  • 2

    Now we wait for the young earth creationists....

    • Ertrov
    • April 29, 2013, 9:10 pm
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  • 2

    looks like something you would find on the tardis lol

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  • 2

    Oh how I would love to get my hands on a piece of this for my rock collection!

    my rock collection keeps running away and assaulting people... i just cant get them to behave...
    - MIKYTEY April 30, 2013, 9:44 am
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