The day the dinosaurs' world fell apart

A portion of the drilled cores from the rocks that filled the crater (via International Ocean Discovery Program) For nearly four decades, paleontologists have argued over the fate of Earth’s dinosaurs. Were they gradually killed off by natural causes like volcanism and plate tectonics? Or were they suddenly and violently exterminated […] The post Scientists Uncover New Evidence of Asteroid That Killed Dinosaurs appeared first on Geek.com.

The day the dinosaurs' world fell apart

Scientists reconstruct the seconds, minutes and hours following the dino-killing asteroid impact.

Tue 10 Sep 19 from BBC News

The rocks below a famous crater

Geologists examine what unfolded after that asteroid hit. Richard A Lovett reports.

Mon 9 Sep 19 from Cosmos Magazine

Rocks at asteroid impact site record first day of dinosaur extinction

When the asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs slammed into the planet, the impact set wildfires, triggered tsunamis and blasted so much sulfur into the atmosphere that it blocked the sun, which ...

Mon 9 Sep 19 from Phys.org

Here’s what happened in the impact crater the day it did in the dinos

Rock core allows researchers to create an incredible timeline.

Sun 15 Sep 19 from Ars Technica

Scientists reconstruct the first 24 hours of dinosaur-killing asteroid impact

Molten rock shooting for the moon, huge tsunamis hundreds of feet tall, and global wildfires were triggered immediately after the impact.

Thu 12 Sep 19 from ZME Science

Rock Samples From Impact Crater Reveal Details of Dinosaur Extinction

About 65 million years ago, the dinosaurs and countless other creatures were going about their business on Earth when a space rock dropped out of the sky ...

Tue 10 Sep 19 from Extremetech

Scientists Uncover New Evidence of Asteroid That Killed Dinosaurs

A portion of the drilled cores from the rocks that filled the crater (via International Ocean Discovery Program) For nearly four decades, paleontologists ...

Tue 10 Sep 19 from Geek.com

The day the dinosaurs died: Asteroid impact site reveals devastation from power of 10 billion A-bombs

Scientists have unveiled stunning new research that sheds light on the 24 hours that followed the asteroid impact that wiped out the dinosaurs.

Tue 10 Sep 19 from FOXNews

Scientists uncover new evidence of the asteroid that killed off the dinosaurs

Drilling into the seafloor off Mexico, scientists have extracted a unique geologic record of the single worst day in the history of life on Earth, when a city-sized asteroid smashed into the ...

Tue 10 Sep 19 from FOXNews

Scientists discover more evidence that dinosaurs were killed by a gigantic asteroid - CNET

Researchers help confirm what has always been hypothesized by examining an impact crater off the Gulf of Mexico.

Mon 9 Sep 19 from CNET

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