Touchable meteorites are a central part of the Catch A Shooting Star exhibit at the Manchester Museum. Our colleagues at the University of Manchester have just posted a blog that looks in detail at this display and provides further details of what to expect when you visit the Museum. Catch A Shooting Star is all about getting up close to real space rocks. Read Katie Joy’s blog to find out more.
Planetary science researchers Louise Alexander from Birkbeck College and John Pernet-Fisher from University of Manchester investigating the samples on display