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Noun1.pallasite - a meteorite composed principally of olivine and metallic ironpallasite - a meteorite composed principally of olivine and metallic iron
meteorite - stony or metallic object that is the remains of a meteoroid that has reached the earth's surface
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Finding this piece was remarkable, and through the generous support of the Louise Hawley Stone Charitable Trust and the Canadian Cultural Property Review Board, the famous Springwater pallasite came to the ROM.
The round was led by Hub Angels, with participation from 45 investors, including 500 Startups' Dave McClure, Chicago-based Pallasite Ventures, Boston's Launch Capital and local Boston-based angels Ty Danco, Joe Caruso, Jay Batson and Semyon Dukach.
The Hambleton meteorite is an extremely rare pallasite and the only one of its kind to be found in the UK.