Astronomers have been disinterested in the study of meteors for centuries, likening them to an atmospheric phenomenon similar to lightning.

Meteors and meteorites are two nouns which in fact define the same interplanetary object, with the difference that the second

In the past it has happened that some meteorites are so big and so heavy that they violently hit the

Most asteroids orbit very far from the Earth, between Mars and Jupiter. Some debris however or dust released by the

From time to time we see comets in the sky. Like asteroids, they are large, dusty, icy rocks several hundred

225088 Gonggong (2007 OR10) discovered on January 8, 2005 by Michael Brown and his team thanks to the 1.26 m telescope

Until 2006 it was the last planet of the solar system. It belongs today to the family of the dwarf