Just looking for clues

How old is the Solar System? An interesting, but tricky question, I am sure you will agree. So what could you use to date the Solar System? It’s no good using rocks from Earth. They might be old, but they’re not old enough. The surface of the Earth is a dynamic environment and evidence of…

Display news

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…