Space Out! Photos of Ancient Artifacts Made from Meteorites

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Egyptian Necklaces & Iron Beads

Credit: UCL Petrie Museum/Rob Eagle
Archaeologists have uncovered ancient artifacts that were made from meteorites that fell to Earth from space. Here are some of the most famous artifacts…Read More »

that originated from the cosmos.

Above, ancient iron beads (center) were excavated from an Egyptian tomb in 1911. The beads were made from iron meteorites. On either side, ancient Egyptian necklaces are displayed, with other exotic materials, such as lapis lazuli and gold, strung together.   Less «
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