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The Dinosaur-Killing Asteroid Acidified the Ocean in a Flash The Chicxulub event was as damaging to life in the oceans as it was to creatures on land, a study shows. New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/21/science/chicxulub-asteroid-ocean-acid.html Tiny shell fossils reveal how ocean acidification can cause mass extinction By Julie Zaugg, CNN, October 22, 2019 https://www.cnn.com/2019/10/22/europe/ocean-acidification-asteroid-intl-hnk-scn/index.html New study underpins the idea of a sudden impact killing off dinosaurs and much of the other life, GFZ GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam, Helmholtz Centre October 22, 2019 https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/10/191022080721.htm The open access paper is: Michael J. Henehan, Andy Ridgwell, Ellen Thomas, Shuang Zhang, Laia Alegret, Daniela N. Schmidt, James W. B. Rae, James D. Witts, Neil H. Landman, Sarah E. Greene, Brian T. Huber, James R. Super, Noah J. Planavsky, Pincelli M. Hull, 2019, Rapid ocean acidification and protracted Earth system recovery followed the end-Cretaceous Chicxulub impact. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Oct 2019, 201905989; DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1905989116 https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2019/10/15/1905989116 Yours, Paul H.
Oxytropidoceras posted a topic in Fossil NewsBelo are a great series of lectures (2016) that summarizes what is known and unknown about the Cryogenian. Earth Dynamics Research Group CCFS sponsored short course on Snowball Earth https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLb5FFe99h_Lg_t5_67MG1OIKMjOPqFS4n Snowball Earth Lecture 1 - Snowball geology Earth Dynamics Research Group https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RxFmcgjXtgI&t=0s&list=PLb5FFe99h_Lg_t5_67MG1OIKMjOPqFS4n&index=2 Snowball Earth Lecture 2 - Snowball climate dynamics Earth Dynamics Research Group https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ZTR-DaT-w0&t=0s&list=PLb5FFe99h_Lg_t5_67MG1OIKMjOPqFS4n&index=3 Snowball Earth Lecture 3 - Snowball geochemistry Earth Dynamics Research Group https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AfC-YRLCKGU&t=0s&list=PLb5FFe99h_Lg_t5_67MG1OIKMjOPqFS4n&index=4 Snowball Earth Lectures 4&5 - Snowball geobiology & The origin of Laurentia Earth Dynamics Research Group https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vrjmSVcIGo0&t=0s&list=PLb5FFe99h_Lg_t5_67MG1OIKMjOPqFS4n&index=5 Snowball Earth Lecture 6 - The Great Oxidation Event and a Siderian snowball earth Earth Dynamics Research Group https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z2zXLswH02s&t=0s&list=PLb5FFe99h_Lg_t5_67MG1OIKMjOPqFS4n&index=6 Yours, Paul H.
Oxytropidoceras posted a topic in Fossil NewsSeeking clues by slicing 20,000-year-old mammoth tusks Ned Rozell, Alaska Dispatch News, September 3, 2017 https://www.adn.com/alaska-news/science/2017/09/02/seeking-clues-by-slicing-20000-year-old-mammoth-tusks Yours, Paul H.