This January, southern MI experienced a meteor flash that showered fragments of space rock all over Livingston County.
The farmer said that it had come down onto the property in the '30s - "and it made a heck of a noise when it hit", the new owner recalled him saying, according to CMU's statement. He reportedly used the meteorite as a doorstop and sent it to school with his children for show and tell.
The meteor that blazed through MI this January changed his life's trajectory as he read accounts of people finding and selling small pieces of the meteorites.
The chunk of iron-which was confirmed as a space rock by the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C. -is the sixth-largest meteorite ever found in MI, according to the museum.
The chunk of iron and nickel was later valued at $100,000 after the Smithsonian Institution verified the find, CMU said in a release.
"Just think, what I was holding is a piece of the early solar system that literally fell into our hands". "I wonder how much mine is worth", he said. The Smithsonian is considering purchasing the meteorite and adding it to the museum's collection.
As CMU notes, the man has pledged to donate 10% of the sale price to the university as a token of gratitude for helping him identify it.
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Republican Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley stops to speak briefly with the media at US Capitol on 3 October 2018. As of late Thursday, some key senators were mum about whether or not they would vote in favor of Kavanaugh.
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