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See 15 Incredible Meteor Impact Sites in the U.S.

Popular Mechanics Logo By Alex Aronson of Popular Mechanics | Slide 1 of 16: Ever wonder what becomes of a place after a meteor strike? There are some fascinating stories behind these 15 meteor sites across the United States, and the resulting craters have served as Apollo mission space training grounds, provided oil-rich resources, or simply become attractions for locals and visitors to ogle.

Ever wonder what becomes of a place after a meteor strike? There are some fascinating stories behind these 15 meteor sites across the United States, and the resulting craters have served as Apollo mission space training grounds, provided oil-rich resources, or simply become attractions for locals and visitors to ogle.

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