The most terrifying and real account of the KT Event geomorphology you will ever read. “When Earth’s crust rebounded, a peak higher than Mt. Everest briefly rose up. The energy released was more than that of a billion Hiroshima bombs… the initial blowout formed a “rooster tail,” a gigantic jet of molten material, which exited the atmosphere, some of it fanning out over North America. Some of the ejecta escaped Earth’s gravitational pull and went into irregular orbits around the sun. Over millions of years, bits of it found their way to other planets and moons in the solar system. Mars was eventually strewn with the debris…”

The Day the Dinosaurs Died
https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2019/04/08/the-day-the-dinosaurs-died/amp

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