Tuesday, October 30, 2007

Volcanic Eruptions, Not Meteor, May Have Killed The Dinosaurs

ScienceDaily: "A series of monumental volcanic eruptions in India may have killed the dinosaurs 65 million years ago, not a meteor impact in the Gulf of Mexico. The eruptions, which created the gigantic Deccan Traps lava beds of India, are now the prime suspect in the most famous and persistent paleontological murder mystery, say scientists who have conducted a slew of new investigations honing down eruption timing."

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