Health Editor’s Note: What we know for certain is that man did not cause this extinction, unlike so many others…..Carol
10 Myths About Dinosaur Extinction
by Bob Strauss ThoughtCo
We all know that dinosaurs vanished off the face of the earth 65 million years ago, a mass extinction that still lingers in the popular imagination. How could creatures so huge, so fierce and so successful go down the drain virtually overnight, along with their cousins, the pterosaurs and marine reptiles? The details are still being worked out by geologists and paleontologists, but in the meantime, here are 10 common myths about dinosaur extinction that aren’t quite on the mark (or supported by the evidence).
Carol graduated from Riverside White Cross School of Nursing in Columbus, Ohio and received her diploma as a registered nurse. She attended Bowling Green State University where she received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History and Literature. She attended the University of Toledo, College of Nursing, and received a Master’s of Nursing Science Degree as an Educator.
She has traveled extensively, is a photographer, and writes on medical issues. Carol has three children RJ, Katherine, and Stephen – one daughter-in-law; Katie – two granddaughters; Isabella Marianna and Zoe Olivia – and one grandson, Alexander Paul. She also shares her life with her husband Gordon Duff, many cats, and two rescues.