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Couple loans unexpected find to UCLA Meteorite Gallery

June 27, 2016

It took Ken and Jill Eltrich three years to realize the 5-pound rock they were using as a doorstop was a 4.5-billion-year-old meteorite.

After almost another year of reading up on the meteorite, the couple decided they wanted to share the stone with others and loaned it to the UCLA Meteorite Gallery. The meteorite will be in the gallery for two years starting June 19.

Read more on the Daily Bruin.

http://dailybruin.com/2016/06/27/couple-loans-unexpected-find-to-ucla-meteorite-gallery/

UCLA team of scientists explores Mojave Desert for meteorites

April 29, 2016

Meteorite Gallery featured on the Daily Bruin.

http://dailybruin.com/2016/04/29/ucla-team-of-scientists-explores-mojave-desert-for-meteorites/


You can now touch an 811-pound meteorite at UCLA's Meteorite Gallery

April 5, 2015

Seen on My News LA

http://mynewsla.com/education/2015/04/02/you-can-now-touch-a-811-pound-meteorite-at-uclas-meteorite-gallery/


Two large meteorites added to UCLA Meteorite Gallery

April 2, 2015

Seen on UCLA Newsroom

http://newsroom.ucla.edu/releases/two-large-meteorites-added-to-ucla-meteorite-gallery


Grand opening of the UCLA Meteorite Gallery

Feb. 9, 2014

Meteorite Gallery featured in The Meteoritical Society

http://meteoriticalsociety.org/index.php?key=jo9a1h4kl-42