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    Casas Grandes meteorite - photo

    The Casas Grandes meteorite is a 2,300-kilogram (5,000 lb) iron meteorite discovered in the ruins of the ancient city of Paquime in Mexico.

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    Doesn’t 2.3 tonnes and with a couple of machined sides make this alien space junk?

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    Mexico seems to be the impact zone for lots of meteors.

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    I wonder where all the slices are? I wouldn’t mind a piece!

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    They did not cut up the whole thing. The main body is at the Smithsonian Institution



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