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Chicxulub Impact Crater Investigation Begins in Earnest


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Chicxulub 'dinosaur crater' investigation begins in earnest

by Jonathan Amos, BBC News, October 11, 2016



In addition, Moon impacts are more frequent and hazardous

then have been previously estimated. Go see;


The moon has hundreds more craters than we thought

Daily News, October 12, 2016



How old is our Moon? Hundreds of previously unseen

craters could finally unlock its true age: New estimates

suggest 180 craters of at least ten metres in diameter

form each year by Liat Clark, Wired,


A facelift for the Moon every 81,000 years, October 12, 2016




The paper is:


Speyerer, E. J., R. Z. Povilaitis, M. S. Robinson, P. C. Thomas,

And R. V. Wagner, 2016, Quantifying crater production

and regolith overturn on the Moon with temporal imaging.

Nature. Vol. 538, pp. 215–218 (13 October 2016) doi:10.1038/nature19829





Paul H.

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