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Re DSDP and bolides
I'm not sure why I did not forward a bit from one of the Deep Sea
Drilling Program Hole reports to this group, but better late than never.
About 3 or 4 weeks ago, while drilling and coring a hole on the
Nicaragua Ridge?? then found trektites in the core at the K_T boundary.
They interpreted it as material from trhe Chixulub crater and one more
tiny bit of eveidence for a massive bolide impact! If the exact quotes
are of great interest I can try to recover them.
Ray McAllister, Prof (Emeritus) Ocean Eng., FAU, Boca Raton, FL 33064
Diving Dinosaur, Geologist/Oceanographer/Ocean Engineer, 44 years SCUBA
firstname.lastname@example.org (954) 426-0808, Author Diving Locations, Boynton/Dania