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Re: Bass Rive Site Report; ODP Leg 174X (fwd)
From: Chris Illes <chris_illes@Claris.COM>
> I know there has been lots of evidence for an impact lately with these
> new core samples, but haven't they ruled out Chicxulub as the source
> because it is already overlain with Cretaceous material?
I wouldn't put it this strongly. Only one team of researchers
has so far made this claim, and it has yet to be verified.
Personally, I expect it to turn out to be an error, perhaps based
on post-impact slumping of the crater margins.
The peace of God be with you.