Asteroid Impact and the End of the Dinosaur Era

Date: 
December 9, 2011 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Location: 
Cranbrook Institute of Science

Asteroid Impact and the End of the Dinosaur Era
Speaker: Dr. Brian Huber,Smithsonian Institution
Fri., Dec. 9 • 7:30pm

Dr. Brian Huber will explore the asteroid impact theory for the cause of the Late Cretaceous mass extinction based on his studies of deep-sea drilling cores taken 500-580 km off the northeastern coast of Florida during an ocean drilling program cruise. Free with admission.