[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Subject Index][Author Index]
Re: Chicxulub's Antipode (Re: cause of death at KT)
Chris Glen writes:
PS. Shiva - creative name for the crater (Hindu god of destruction which
allows following creation... which seems appropriate... if you don't mind the
incorporation of religious
terminology in scientific terms.
*Sauroposeidon*, *Achelousaurus*, *Kronosaurus*, *Rhoetosaurus*,
*Quetzalcoatl*, *Aeolosaurus*... just to name a few. The names of gods
appear quite frequently in palaeontology alone. I suspect geology is rife
with them as well (the term 'pluton' comes to find).
GIS / Archaeologist http://heretichides.soffiles.com
Melbourne, Australia http://www.geocities.com/dannsdinosaurs