Meteors, meteorites, meteroids, asteroids, comets...there seems to be a lot of confusion over what is what in the astronomical sense, but check here to learn how to tell the difference.
Did you know that not all meterorites are the same? In fact there are a few different kinds that give us insights into the formation of the Solar System. What isn't a meteorite? Take a look into some meteorwrongs.
Does the Sholesonian even have an astronomy collection? Not quite, but there are some extremely interesting meteorites and kin in the Geology collection. And where can you find your own meteorites, or be able to see one in person?