This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Meteorite - This unusually colored specimen is found on an isolated island off the coast of Chile.
Jacks - These are used to lift the large meteorite out of the ground.
Storage Containers - These have been placed on the deck of the Rolvaag and contain important equipment to be used to recover the meteorite.
Electron Microprobe - McFarlane uses this to get examples of the meteorite to do tests on. This is used as a last resort when it turns out the meteorite cannot be drilled or otherwise manipulated to...
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