Own Your Own Meteorite

A lunar meteorite found in Antarctica.

A lunar meteorite found in Antarctica. NASA hide caption

itoggle caption NASA

Later this month, several small meteorites will be auctioned off by a major auction house. Purchasing space artifacts has become big business, says Robert Pearlman, an expert on space-related collecting.

Guest:

Robert Pearlman, founder and editor of collectSPACE.com; on the board of directors for the U.S. Space Walk of Fame Foundation

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.