Ka-Boom! Crash! Shiver! How paleontologists are unraveling the extinction that killed the dinosaurs
Science Pub Guest Speakers: Corinne Myers, PhD and Carlie Pietsch, PhD
Just like dinosaurs, countless ocean creatures went extinct under somewhat perplexing conditions when a giant meteorite struck Earth about 66 million years ago. Yet excellent fossil records of their shells remain, helping us understand what happened ecologically, why some organisms survived, and why others didn’t.