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Re: The dinosaurs did not die in fire, from the latest Geol




On Wed, 3 Dec 2003, Thomas R. Holtz, Jr. wrote:

> The latest issue of Geology has a paper that confirms what most people who
> know something about terrestrial sedimentology have suspected for a while:
> that the evidence for a global forest fire at the K/T event is dubious at
> best.

Thanks for the ref.  This then would be a very different conclusion than
that drawn by the authors of an article in the lastest Scientific .
American!  The accompying picture shows a mixed grill of end-Cretaceous
dinosaurs.