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Fraser
2012-Sep-20, 01:10 AM
A simulation of the Eltanin meteor strike When a mountain-sized asteroid struck the deep ocean off the coast of Antarctica 2.5 million years ago, it set off an apocalyptic chain of events: a devastating rain of molten rock and then a deadly tsunami that inundated the coastlines of the Pacific Ocean. But according to a [...]

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