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  •  If they actually say "molten rocks" (1+ / 0-)
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    rb608

    the account is fake.  Meteorites aren't even hot when they reach the ground.  The light is mostly the air in front of the object becoming plasma, not the object burning - it doesn't have enough time to heat up very much.

    Pour yourself into the future.

    by Troubadour on Fri Feb 15, 2013 at 12:55:24 PM PST

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