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Meteor hunt. An Adler Planetarium astronomer is appealing to the self-interest of those seeking a meteor that rocketed through Chicago’s sky Friday night to share samples of what they find with science: “Once they’re classified … they’re worth more to collectors.” ■ Beware “zombie raccoons” out there.