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Delivery of Volatiles & Organics: From Earth to Exoearths in the Era of JWST

The Volatile and Organic-rich Carbonaceous Chondrites: Overview and Recent Results

Presented by: Dante Lauretta (University of Arizona )
Category: Science Workshops   Duration: 40 minutes   Broadcast date: September 13, 2010
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I will provide an overview of the CI, CM, and CR carbonaceous chondrite meteorite groups. In addition, I will review recent work linking the CI chondrites with samples returned from comet Wild 2 by the Stardust mission, the alteration of metal in the CM chondrites, and the relationship between the petrology, geochemistry, and organic content of the CR chondrites.

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