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The day the dinosaurs' world fell apart

BBC News - Tue 10 Sep 19

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

The rocks below a famous crater

Cosmos Magazine - Mon 9 Sep 19

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

Rocks at asteroid impact site record first day of dinosaur extinction - Mon 9 Sep 19

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 ...

Rocks at asteroid impact site record first day of dinosaur extinction, ScienceDaily - Mon 9 Sep 19
Rocks at asteroid impact site record first day of dinosaur extinction, Eurekalert - Mon 9 Sep 19

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

Ars Technica - Sun 15 Sep 19

Rock core allows researchers to create an incredible timeline.

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

ZME Science - Thu 12 Sep 19

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

Rock Samples From Impact Crater Reveal Details of Dinosaur Extinction

Extremetech - Tue 10 Sep 19

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 ...

Scientists Uncover New Evidence of Asteroid That Killed Dinosaurs - Tue 10 Sep 19

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

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

FOXNews - Tue 10 Sep 19

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

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

FOXNews - Tue 10 Sep 19

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 ...

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

CNET - Mon 9 Sep 19

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

Evidence of dinosaur-killing asteroid found - CNET

CNET Cutting Edge - Mon 9 Sep 19

More signs have been found of the cataclysmic impact that took the lives of Earth's dinosaurs, which were first fried and then frozen.

Ancient Rock Reveals Shocking First Day After Dinosaur-Killing Asteroid Impact

Gizmodo - Mon 9 Sep 19

Scientists say they have spotted evidence of what it was like on the first day after the dinosaur-killing impact event, thanks to an analysis of rock taken from the famous Chixculub crater.Read ...

Rock samples in Mexico confirm what happened the day the dinosaurs died

Daily Mail - Mon 9 Sep 19

Researchers led by the University of Texas drilled into the crater where the asteroid hit (illustrated) and found charcoal alongside broken and melted rocks including granite and sandstone.

Revisiting Day One of the Cenozoic Era

Watts Up With That? - Tue 10 Sep 19

Guest geology by David Middleton Cenozoic Era: The Era of New Life Who would have ever guessed that details about the first day of the Cenozoic Era might have been preserved the stratigraphic ...