Webinar in Farsi – Meteorites from hot and cold deserts

🖥 “وبینار “در جستجوی سنگ‌های فرازمینی از بیان‌های گرم تا سرد📌 مدرس: حامد پورخرسندیشهاب‌سنگ‌ شناسپژوهشگر پسادکتری زمین‌شناسی ایزوتوپی و شیمی کیهانی دانشگاه بروکسل 📆 شنبه ۱۶ فروردین ۹۹🕘 ساعت ۲۰ تا ۲۱:۳۰ 💳 هزینه ثبت نام در وبینار: ۲۰ هزار تومان 🔴 منظومه‌ شمسی کی و چگونه تشکیل شده است؟سحابی اولیه منظومه شمسی حاوی چه […]

Interview with Euronews Farsi

Euronews Farsi interviewed me recently about the asteroid (52768) 1998 OR2 which comes “close” to the Earth. It is available via this link: https://farsi.euronews.com/2020/03/10/dangerous-for-earth-asteroid-meteor-meteorite-meteoroid-nasa And: https://www.asriran.com/0030po Or you can read it here: آیا سیارک ماه مارس زمین را نابود می‌کند یا می‌توان منحرف و منفجرش کرد؟ نگارش از اشکان خسروپور  •  به روز شده در: ۱۰/۰۳/۲۰۲۰ – ۱۲:۴۰ کپی رایت […]

Reports of our Antarctic mission in the media

French, Dutch, and Turkish versions are available via following links: L’expédition de l’ULB et de la VUB en Antarctique a permis la découverte de 8 kilos de météorites VUB-ULB expeditie Antarctica: meteorieten bevatten mogelijke verklaring voor leven op aarde https://www.hln.be/wetenschap-planeet/wetenschap/zuidpoolmeteorieten-vertellen-meer-over-ontstaan-van-leven-op-aarde~a570a14f/?referer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.com%2F İlk Antarktik mikrometeoritler ülkemize getirildi

We finished our mission in Nansen Blue Ice Field (Antarctica) successfully!

Antarctic meteorite recovery during BELARE 2019-2020 Following successful recovery missions in 2009-2010, 2010-2011, 2012-2013, and 2018-2019, an international team of Belgian, Turkish and Japanese scientists has recovered 66 meteorites in the 2019-2020 season, totaling more than 8 kg, in the Nansen blue ice fields, south of the Princess Elisabeth Station of the eastern Sør Rondane […]

Getting prepared for the Antarctica

Planned for departure to South Africa and later to the Antarctica, I am spending my last days of preparation in Brussels. I along with three other scientists will spend ~ 45 days down there looking for meteorites in the Nansen Blue Ice Field. Wish me luck! I will keep you posted via Instagram, Tweeter, and […]

Taqtaq-e Rasoul: a new Iranian meteorite fall

Recently, we classified a new Iranian meteorite which fell on 10th of August this year. Our geochemical and petrographic studies showed that it is an H5 chondrite. Taqtaq-e Rasoul is the fifth fall from Iran, three of them (with Famenin and Moshampa) classified by us! Fall description and classification reports are now available in the […]