[meteorite-list] Impact Origin of Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum (PETM) ?
From: Paul <etchplain_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Tue, 4 Oct 2016 17:31:48 -0500
Glass bits, charcoal hint at 56-million-year-old space rock
Impact. Timing coincides with period of rapid warming
perhaps sparked by comet, Thomas Summer, Science News.
Schaller, M.F., and others, 2016, Distal impact ejecta at
Paleocene-Eocene boundary sections on the Atlantic Margin.
Geological Society of America annual meeting, Denver,
September 27, 2016. Geological Society of America Abstracts
with Programs. Vol. 48, No. 7.
Fung, M.K., and others, 2016, Widespread wildfires at the
Paleocene Eocene boundary: Evidence from abundant
charcoal preserved in the thick Marlboro Clay. Geological
Society of America annual meeting, Denver, September 27,
2016. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs.
Vol. 48, No. 7
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