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Seafloor Data Point to Global Volcanism after Chicxulub Impact


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The dinosaur-murdering asteroid maybe also triggered an

underwater volcano meltdown. Why pick just one flavor

of apocalypse? By Rachel Becker, The Verge,  Feb 7, 2018



Seafloor data point to global volcanism after Chicxulub

meteor strike, University of Oregon, February 7, 2018




The paper is;


Joseph S. Byrnes and Leif Karlstrom, 2018, Anomalous

K-Pg–aged seafloor attributed to impact-induced

mid-ocean ridge magmatism Science Advances  07 Feb 2018:

Vol. 4, no. 2, eaao2994 DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aao2994




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1 hour ago, Oxytropidoceras said:

Why pick just one flavor

of apocalypse?

Ms. Becker should’ve known, it was a scoop of chocolate lava cake and a rocky road for the Dinosaurs.

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