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2017/10/04

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Second edition of David Kring's "Guidebook to the Geology of Barringer Meteorite Crater"

     A second edition of David Kring's "Guidebook to the Geology of Barringer Meteorite Crater, Arizona (a.k.a. Meteor Crater)" was produced for The Society's field trip to northern Arizona following the 80th Annual Meeting of The Meteoritical Society in Santa Fe.  After the field trip, the Lunar and Planetary Institute (LPI) published the guidebook on-line so that it is available to all members of The Society.  The url for the guidebook is listed below:


http://www.lpi.usra.edu/publications/books/barringer_crater_guidebook/

    The first edition of the guidebook was produced for the 70th Annual Meeting of The Meteoritical Society in Tucson.  The second edition expands the book from 150 to 270 pages and is loaded with over 150 figures and more than 200 photographs of the crater and samples from the crater.  Students and teachers are free to use the work to conduct virtual tours of the crater from their classrooms.

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