The Cumberland Gap

Jun 8, 2017

The city of Middlesboro as viewed from the Pinnacle Overlook in the Cumberland Gap National Historic Park. You can easily see the crater that city is built in.
Credit K smith8907 / Wikipedia Commons

On this episode of Our Island Universe: How we can thank a meteor for our pathway to the west.

Read more about the Middlesboro crater.

Shanil Virani, Director of the John C. Wells Planetarium, Harrisonburg, VA.

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