Robert DePalma / University of Kansas
A surprising mass of fish from the North Dakota castle. If the site retains, it will be under the most important entries in the history.
News from a miracle has taken me to the paleontology laboratories of Kansas University. There I found myself on the fossilized bones of an old paddling fish.
What were my dances were the small glasses of glass in the alarms, that they say the creator lost lost time in the air & # 39; traveling the sky as fire from heaven. The composition of these beads, or tectites, further suggests they were formed at a massive asteroid in Earth with the power of 10 billion of Hiroshimas ending and the cycle ended.
In other words: I'm looking for a recording in & # 39's rocks; time as life has reached the end of the earth, probably the largest single event in & # 39; a life-long history of our planet.
This fish is one of the most famous fossils discovered by the University of Kansas diplomat Robert DePalma on a website in North Dakota. Should the site determine that all things contain DePalma, it is below the most important findings in the history.
* Japanese space fund turns explosive on asteroid to make crater
* Snapshot of protrusion: Fossils give day of asteroid killer
* Fossils worldwide catastrophe on the day that the dinosaurs have died
DePalma's writer, David Burnham, has shown me the fish and other artifacts in & # 39; a fallout of & # 39; a so-called Tanis side. An ornamented veterans of the academic battle, Burnham, appeared uninhabited that some scholars have expressed doubts about the escalating ascent.
"We will make the matter in a number of papers over the next few years, and people will see what we have found," Burnham said. It's all he has: evidence of catastrophic flooding that has arisen from seismic wells, from pulverized bedrock and hail, from forests that diminish in a worldwide world, from foreign mammals that they have In & rdquo; ve taken bows like dinosaurs destroyed. He criticizes that scientists unpack Tanis' treasures for half a century.
One of these surprises of these times is just how big a year has become. A young palaeontologist who's been working the same country for 50 years ago, this fossil bed could have discovered without the knowledge needed to read his great story. The Apollo missions after the month just awaken the scientific community to the notion of space as a kind of shooting gallery there, the Earth has the goal of frequent incoming shots.
The father and son of Luis and Walter Alvarez still had no argument that a heavy metal was found in iridium, a rare metal found in the space that the earth had loved as much as 65 million years ago (science should the date later be a 66m year ago). Alan Hildebrand and William Boynton had not yet determined the Chicxulub crater in what is now the Yucatan peninsula as the effect state of a giant asteroid or comet.
In fact, in 2010 alone, a panel of scientists has said great, based on core issues of a crater, that an effect as much as 66m ago sent astray beaks through the planet, the rain fire and the earth into & # 39; a contract. This catastrophe marks the end of an era of dinosaurs, of which about 95 percent of all species are seduced and seduce the way to build up mammals.
It's all part of the & # 39; advantage of & # 39; a science that's decided from a march to a canter. Technological and globalization can create hull economies and politics, but they are surprising accelerators of discovery. I could see this in Burnham's face, as he described that the dinosaur plague originated in "Tanis" feeders, which were easily understood by the discovery in & # 39; in the 1990s of exquisite lost fossils in Liaoning, China.
Within a short time he said, scanning electron microscopes would gain access to traces in the fossils that were the exact colors of & # 39; show the long-dead ancestors of present-day birds.