This is the twenty third video of the Crash Course – Astronomy series, hosted by Dr. Phil Plait. This video surveys the different types of meteors, and describes the differences between meteors, meteorites, and meteoroids.
From the video description:
Table of Contents:
- What Meteors Are 0:59
- Meteor Shower 4:22
- What Meteors Are Made Of 7:10
- Very Big Meteorites Can Be a Very Big Problem 8:36