Milhouse! Lower those eyebrows!

12 December 2007

Ahem:

Bullet-like pieces of what is thought to be an ancient meteorite shower have been found embedded in mammoth tusks and bison bone.

uh, no comment?

Here’s the scoop from Nature News
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hat tip – Jessica Oster, and sorry I doubted you.

2 Responses to “Milhouse! Lower those eyebrows!”

  1. Laelaps Says:

    And the other one…


  2. […] The PR office of some university announced the discovery of compelling new evidence that an extraterrestrial impact triggered a pronounced planetary cooling spell known as the Younger Dryas approximately 12.90512 thousand years ago, and ultimately led to the extinction of mammoths and those other things whatever they’re called as well the demise of distinctive Clovis Culture of North America.  Although the Younger Dryas cold interval has been recognized by paleoclimatologists for decades, scientists (well, physicists mostly) have only recently proposed that a comet or asteroid might have been the culprit behind the global cooling.  However, the theory has remained controversial…………………………………………………………….until now. […]


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