Impact Craters

Discovering Earth's Craters

Where have all the craters gone?

Asteroid rate jumped in Solar System's past

Craters mark double asteroid impact on early Earth

Werner Herzog on Fireball, his new film about the awe inspiring power of meteors

Dinosaurs wiped out by 1-2 death punch delivered by colossal volcanic eruptions AND meteorite impacts

Specific impact craters:

North America: 

Manicouagan Crater, Quebec, Canada

Alamo impact crater: new study could double its size

Chicxulub: last day of the dinosaurs' reign captured in stunning detai

Researchers study largest impact crater in the US, buried for 35 million yearsl

Experimental evidence that an asteroid impact led to the extinction of many species 65 million years ago


Earth's oldest known impact crater found in Greenland

Impact crater 19 miles wide found beneath Greenland glacier

Enormous impact crater spotted in Greenland under glacial ice


Globally unique double crater identified in Sweden

An asteroid 'double disaster' struck Germany in the Miocene 

Scientists find largest meteorite impact crater in the British Isles


Karla crater confirmed to be an impact crater

Lake Cheko, Siberia and Tunguska: the mystery deepens


Asteroid impact site found in Australia 

Ancient crater points to massive meteor strike

Wolfe Creek Crater younger than previously thought

Precise radiometric age identifies Yarrabubba, W. Australia, as Earth's oldest recognized meteorite impact 


Meteorite could be responsible for Antarctic crater