SCIENCE
Asteroid impact, not volcanoes, made the Earth uninhabitable for dinosaurs | Imperial News | Imperial College London
SCIENCE

Asteroid impact, not volcanoes, made the Earth uninhabitable for dinosaurs | Imperial News | Imperial College London

Published: June 30, 2020  |  4 min read, 768 words
WRITTEN BY
Your review will affect the following:
byModelling of the Chicxulub asteroid impact 66 million years ago shows it created a world largely unsuitable for dinosaurs to live in.The asteroid, which struck the Earth off the coast of Mexico at the end of the Cretaceous era 66 million years ago, has long been believed to be the cause of the demise of all dinosaur species except those that became birds.However, some researchers have suggested that tens of thousands of years of large volcanic eruptions may have been the actual cause of the extinction event, which also killed off almost 75% of life on Earth.Now, a research team from... READ MORE
CRITIC
N/A
N/Ano rating
Critic Reviews: N/A
We calculate ratings after a minimum of three reviews.
USER
N/A
N/Ano rating
User Reviews: N/A
We calculate ratings after a minimum of three reviews.
TOP REVIEWS
There are no reviews yet.

CRITIC REVIEWS

There don't seem to be any reviews yet.

PUBLIC REVIEWS

There don't seem to be any reviews yet.