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Re: Dr. Alvarez wins research award



On Monday 06 Mar 2006 15:53, Guy Leahy wrote:
> March 6, 2006
> A Theorist on Dinosaurs Is Honored
> By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
> RENO, Nev., March 5 ? A geologist who proposed the
> theory that a comet or asteroid smashed into the Earth
> and killed off the dinosaurs has won a top research
> award.

Is not it De Laubenfels who originally proposed the impact associated 
mass extinction at KT boundary.

De Laubenfels M W, Dinosaur Extinction: One More Hypothesis, Journal Of 
Paleontology 1956; 30: 207-218

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Gautam Majumdar

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