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Rock fluidization during peak-ring formation of large impact structures.

Nature 2018 10 24;562(7728):511-518. Epub 2018 Oct 24.

Universities Space Research Association, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, TX, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41586-018-0607-zDOI Listing
October 2018

Formation of the Orientale lunar multiring basin.

Science 2016 10 27;354(6311):441-444. Epub 2016 Oct 27.

Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.aag0518DOI Listing
October 2016

First known terrestrial impact of a binary asteroid from a main belt breakup event.

Sci Rep 2014 Oct 23;4:6724. Epub 2014 Oct 23.

Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences Department, 550 Stadium Mall Drive, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2051, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep06724DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5381370PMC
October 2014

Credit for impact theory.

Science 2013 Dec;342(6165):1445-6

EAPS, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.342.6165.1445-bDOI Listing
December 2013

Asymmetric distribution of lunar impact basins caused by variations in target properties.

Science 2013 Nov;342(6159):724-6

Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris, Sorbonne Paris Cité, Université Paris Diderot, Case 7011, Lamarck A, 5, 35 rue Hélène Brion, 75205 Paris cedex 13, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1243224DOI Listing
November 2013

The Tissint Martian meteorite as evidence for the largest impact excavation.

Nat Commun 2013 ;4:1404

Planetary Geosciences Institute, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms2414DOI Listing
June 2013

The crust of the Moon as seen by GRAIL.

Science 2013 Feb 5;339(6120):671-5. Epub 2012 Dec 5.

Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris, Sorbonne Paris Cité, Université Paris Diderot, Case 7071, Lamarck A, 5, rue Thomas Mann, 75205 Paris Cedex 13, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1231530DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6693503PMC
February 2013

Constraints on the volatile distribution within Shackleton crater at the lunar south pole.

Nature 2012 Jun 20;486(7403):378-81. Epub 2012 Jun 20.

Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature11216DOI Listing
June 2012

Bacterial spores in granite survive hypervelocity launch by spallation: implications for lithopanspermia.

Astrobiology 2009 Sep;9(7):647-57

Department of Microbiology and Cell Science, University of Florida , Space Life Sciences Laboratory, Kennedy Space Center, Florida 32899, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ast.2008.0326DOI Listing
September 2009

Planetary science: message from Mercury.

Authors:
H Jay Melosh

Nature 2008 Apr;452(7189):820-1

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/452820aDOI Listing
April 2008

Bacillus subtilis spores on artificial meteorites survive hypervelocity atmospheric entry: implications for Lithopanspermia.

Astrobiology 2005 Dec;5(6):726-36

Department of Microbiology and Cell Science, University of Florida, Space Life Sciences Laboratory, Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ast.2005.5.726DOI Listing
December 2005

Planetary sciences: a smashing pair.

Authors:
Jay Melosh

Nature 2005 Mar;434(7030):153-4

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/434153aDOI Listing
March 2005

Impact-induced seismic activity on asteroid 433 Eros: a surface modification process.

Science 2004 Nov;306(5701):1526-9

Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1104731DOI Listing
November 2004

Martian meteorite launch: high-speed ejecta from small craters.

Science 2002 Nov 7;298(5599):1752-6. Epub 2002 Nov 7.

Department of Planetary Sciences, University of Arizona, 1629 East University Boulevard, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1077483DOI Listing
November 2002