TITLE

Incident at Curuca

AUTHOR(S)
Huyghe, Patrick
PUB. DATE
March 1996
SOURCE
Sciences;Mar/Apr96, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the incident of fireballs falling from the sky at the Curuca River in the Brazilian rain forest. Falling of asteroids; Brazilian Tunguska; Mark E. Bailey's article on event; Roberto Gorelli's search for material on Brazilian event; More information on event.
ACCESSION #
9603192643

 

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