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Falling in Adygea meteorite want to be called "soup"

August 22 2009
16:04

In Adygea resident of the village Chetuk went into the garden of carrots, but found a meteorite. Scientists have confirmed that the black rock really came from space.

"I saw in the garden of the funnel, and at its center - the ashes. Dug with a shovel and turned the pitch-black stone," - said Bela Atash.

Weight of the stone was 978 grams. Employees of the Kuban State University examined the find and said that the stone is of cosmic origin. However, with the name "guest" of the cosmos out a hitch.

According to the scientific tradition, the meteorite should be named as the place of its discovery, for example, "Adygeisk" or "Chetuk. However, Atash wants to rock dubbed "Borscht," for it is for that first dish she was looking for a carrot in the garden, said, " Pravda.Ru ".

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