The Meteoritical Society is an international organization dedicated to the promotion of research and education in planetary science with emphasis on the studies of meteorites and other extraterrestrial materials that further our understanding of the origin of the solar system. The Society was established in 1933.

Our members, from 52 nations, span the range of planetary science. We are scientists, amateur scientists and enthusiasts.

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Search for the Next Executive Editor of GCA

The Geochemical Society and the Meteoritical Society are seeking qualified candidates to serve as Executive Editor (EE) of Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta (GCA). The appointment is for an initial 3-year term commencing January 1, 2025, with the possibility of an additional 3-year term by negotiation with the Societies and the publisher. Consideration of applicants will begin October 1 2023 and continue until the position is filled. Visit this Announcement for more details.

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