Beautiful and mysterious meteorite

When a meteorite fell to Earth Fukang, there was nothing beautiful.
But split into small pieces, he became the greatest discovery of the 21st century.
Inside were discovered mineral crystals "Olivine" who were hiding inside the cells of silver alloy of nickel-iron.

Fukang found in the year 2000 in the Chinese part of the Gobi Desert. The main part of the cosmic body weight of 420 kg is in the hands of an anonymous collector who had attempted unsuccessfully to sell it for $ 2 million.

Scientists say the meteorite formed 4, 5 billion. Years ago and found the formation of the Solar Systems.



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