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Re: Theories on the extinction of dinosaurs



-----Original Message-----
From: Larry Febo <larryf@capital.net>
To: TomHopp@aol.com <TomHopp@aol.com>; dinosaur@usc.edu <dinosaur@usc.edu>
Date: Monday, November 15, 1999 8:17 AM
Subject: Re: Theories on the extinction of dinosaurs

>
>PV=nRT....T=PV/nR....n ( the number of moles) is in the denomenator.
>Although temperature will seem to rise dramatically with slight increase in
>pressure in a small container,....the number of moles of the entire earths
>atmosphere would be so huge, as to make the rise in P a negligeable
>factor......(I think?)
>

also,...not a closed system,...V would have expanded to relieve much of the
pressure......gee!....it`s all coming back now!