What the meteorites reveal
Jupiter’s age Isotopes in meteorites suggest Jupiter’s core was born within a million years.
Jupiter’s power Jupiter once kept two types of iron meteorites apart – they’re now mixed together.
Jupiter’s growth To keep the iron meteorites apart, Jupiter must have been 5 to 16 Earth masses.
Jupiter’s disruption Since the regions of meteorites didn't mix, Jupiter was a disruption.
Jupiter’s impact Jupiter's early birth could explain why our inner Solar System lacks super-Earths.