The origin of the Barringer Meteorite Crater was the basis for heated debate. Learn how the scientific community eventually accepted the impact theory of the crater’s origin.
Watch the Slideshow: Weighing the Evidence
Our planet has impact craters scattered across its surface. Where on Earth are they?
Use our Crater Timemap to find out!
“Of course, I had not been at the crater one day before I knew that it was an impact crater...”