Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Webinar: What Meteorites Can Tell Us about the Solar System

Archived Webinar

The Zoom webinar with Geologist Cari Corrigan aired June 11, 2020, as part of the Smithsonian Science How series. Watch a recording in the player above.


Geologist Cari Corrigan has traveled to Antarctica and manages the Smithsonian's collection of Antarctic meteorites. Learn why Antarctica is such a great place to discover these space rocks, how they are studied, and what they reveal about the history of our planet and solar system.

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Resource Type
Videos and Webcasts
Grade Level
3-5, 6-8
Learning Standards
Next Generation Science Standards
Earth Science