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Re: _Night Comes to The Cretacous_



In a message dated 98-08-07 13:08:36 EDT, MICHAELS@preit.com writes:

<< However, I think there is a little bit of a difference between calling a
new untested hypothesis "science fiction"... >>

They didn't just call it science fiction, they dismissed it out of hand. This
was not some creationist drivel, it was a robust hypothesis with excellent
hard data behind it.

Not every asteroid/comet impact causes a mass extinction (by a long shot), and
not every mass extinction is caused by an asteroid impact (by a long shot);
but the K-T mass extinction was.