Janice Bishop Elected Fellow of the Geological Society of America
Janice Bishop, Senior Research Scientist at the SETI Institute was elected as a Fellow to the Geological Society of America (GSA) at the spring GSA Council meeting.
Fragment of Impacting Asteroid Recovered In Botswana
A meteorite was found in Botswana’s Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR) that is a fragment of asteroid 2018 LA. This small asteroid was discovered in space by the University of Arizona's Catalina Sky Survey on June 2, 2018, eight hours before hitting Earth.