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Forbes.com
The (Atrocious) Luck Of The Dinosaurs
Dinosaurs would be walking the Earth today if it weren't for a colossal piece of bad luck. Had the asteroid that brought their reign to an end struck at a more convenient time they could well have survived the cataclysm, according to new ...
 Forbes.com4 hours ago
BBC
'Colossal bad luck' Dinosaurs were hit by asteroid when they were at their most vulnerable, study suggests
Dinosaurs were wiped out by an asteroid impact when they were at their most vulnerable, according to a new study. Dr Steve Brusatte, of Edinburgh University, said sea level rises and volcanic activity had made many species more susceptible to ...
 BBC5 hours ago
ITV.com
Extinction of dinosaurs caused by 'colossal bad luck'
The extinction of the dinosaurs was caused by a wave of "colossal bad luck", new research suggests. If the asteroid strike had hit a few million years earlier when food chains were stronger and range of species bigger, dinosaurs would have stood a ...
 ITV.com12 hours ago
"Colossal bad luck" led to extinction of dinosaurs
Dinosaurs might have survived if the asteroid that killed them had struck slightly earlier or later, according to a new study led by British scientists. It was the "bad luck" that wiped out the prehistoric creature which dominated the earth for ...
 China.org.cn1 hour ago
CBBC
Dinosaurs were victims of 'bad luck'
Dinosaurs were at their most vulnerable when they were wiped out by an asteroid impact, a new study has found. A group of dinosaur experts looked at the extinction of dinosaurs 66 million years ago. Dr Steve Brusatte, of Edinburgh University, said ...
 CBBC3 hours ago
Mother Nature Network
Could dinosaurs have survived the asteroid impact that made them extinct?
The space rock that wiped out most of the dinosaurs may have had a colossal case of bad timing. If the impact had occurred a few million years earlier or later, more of the majestic beasts may have survived, scientists say. A global team of ...
 Mother Nature Network4 hours ago
Auto World News
Dinosaurs Were Killed Off Due to Asteroid and Bad Timing
Dinosaurs could have survived an asteroid strike that wiped them out had it taken place earlier or later in history, according to a new study released this week. The study, which was conducted using up-to-date fossil records and improved ...
 Auto World News5 hours ago
The Week UK
Dinosaurs were killed off by a piece of 'colossal bad luck'
Prehistoric giants would probably have survived giant asteroid strike if it had been at different time A stroke of "colossal bad luck" wiped out dinosaurs, according to a new study by 11 leading experts. For many years, scientists have debated ...
 The Week UK6 hours ago
STV.tv
Dinosaurs extinct because of 'colossal bad luck', study suggests
STV 28 July 2014 05:01 BST Extinct: The famous asteroid strike happened at the worst possible time for dinosaurs. Chuang Zhao Dinosaurs may have survived the asteroid strike which wiped them out if it had happened slightly ...
 STV.tv13 hours ago
LiveScience.com
Could Dinosaurs Have Survived the Impact that Killed Them?
By Tanya Lewis, Staff Writer Date: 28 July 2014 Time: 12:02 AM ET If the asteroid or comet thought to have killed the dinosaurs had come a few million years earlier or later, they might have survived, scientists say. CREDIT: Don ...
 LiveScience.com13 hours ago
Grist Magazine
Dead elephants, plagues, and rats: Why the Sixth Extinction is bad for you and everyone you know
Hey, remember the dinosaurs? Yeah, neither.All it took was one massive asteroid, and all the dinos were wiped off the face of the planet. Well, there's a new asteroid in town: us. New research published in the journal Science lays out the scope ...
 Grist Magazine2 days ago
RIA Novosti
Dinosaurs could have survived asteroid impact if timing was different
The violent asteroid impact 66 million years ago might not have caused the extinction of dinosaurs if it had hit at a different time. Steve Brusatte, a paleontologist at the Edinburgh University blames the decline in biodiversity for their ...
 RIA Novosti1 hour ago
Dinosaurs extinct because of `colossal bad luck`
London: Dinosaurs may have survived the asteroid strike which wiped them out if it had happened slightly earlier or later in history, a new study has found. The study using up-to-date fossil records and improved analytical tools has helped ...
 ZeeNews.com9 hours ago
Dinosaurs' extinction 'bad luck'
Dinosaurs were wiped out by an asteroid impact when they were at their most vulnerable, according to a new study. Dr Steve Brusatte, of Edinburgh University, said sea level rises and volcanic activity had made many species more susceptible to ...
 Austin American Statesman12 hours ago
Red Orbit
Was Bad Luck The Real Reason Dinosaurs Became Extinct?
redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports Your Universe Online Dinosaurs were victims of bad timing, and likely would have survived the asteroid impact that wiped them out had it occurred slightly earlier or later, researchers from Edinburgh University ...
 Red Orbit2 hours ago
Dino bad luck? THE wipeout of dinosaurs was sheer 'bad luck', experts have claimed.
THE wipeout of dinosaurs was sheer 'bad luck', experts have claimed. A new study says that dinosaurs are extinct because a huge asteroid hit Earth when the species were at their weakest. The research was carried out by a team of 11 dinosaur ...
 First News4 hours ago
Dinosaurs extinction down to 'bad luck' (Yahoo7 and Agencies)
The space rock that wiped out most of the dinosaurs may have had a colossal case of bad timing. If the impact had occurred a few million years earlier or later, more of the majestic beasts may have survived, scientists say. A global team of ...
 Yahoo! News Australia7 hours ago
NDTV
Dinosaurs Extinct Because of 'Colossal Bad Luck'
Dinosaurs may have survived the asteroid strike which wiped them out if it had happened slightly earlier or later in history, a new study has found. The study using up-to-date fossil records and improved analytical tools has helped palaeontologists to build a ...
 NDTV8 hours ago
Times of India
Dinosaurs extinct because of 'colossal bad luck'
LONDON: Dinosaurs may have survived the asteroid strike which wiped them out if it had happened slightly earlier or later in history, a new study has found. The study using up-to-date fossil records and improved analytical tools has helped ...
 Times of India9 hours ago
Dinosaurs extinct because of 'colossal bad luck'
London: Dinosaurs may have survived the asteroid strike which wiped them out if it had happened slightly earlier or later in history, a new study has found. The study using up-to-date fossil records and improved analytical tools has helped ...
 Topnews.in9 hours ago
Dinosaurs extinct because of 'colossal bad luck'
Dinosaurs may have survived the asteroid strike which wiped them out if it had happened slightly earlier or later in history, a new study has found. The study using up-to-date fossil records and improved analytical tools has helped palaeontologists ...
 Business Standard9 hours ago
Dinosaurs extinct because of 'colossal bad luck'
London, Jul 28 (PTI) Dinosaurs may have survived the asteroid strike which wiped them out if it had happened slightly earlier or later in history, a new study has found. The study using up-to-date fossil records and improved analytical tools has ...
 Press Trust of India10 hours ago
Dinosaurs extinct because of 'colossal bad luck'
Dinosaurs were wiped out by an asteroid impact when they were at their most vulnerable, according to a new study. Its author, Dr. Steve Brusatte said they might have survived if the asteroid had hit the Earth a few million years later or earlier and ...
 Buenos Aires Herald1 hour ago
Dinosaurs' extinction 'bad luck'
Just before a large asteroid slammed into the earth, the diversity of plant-eating dinosaur species declined slightly. The scarcity of plants would have left them more vulnerable to starvation and population collapse after the impact, with ...
 Bdnews24.com5 hours ago
BBC
Dinosaurs' extinction 'bad luck'
Dinosaurs were wiped out by an asteroid impact when they were at their most vulnerable, according to a new study. Dr Steve Brusatte, of Edinburgh University, said sea level rises and volcanic activity had made many species more susceptible to ...
 BBC13 hours ago
FOXNews.com
Could dinosaurs have survived the impact that killed them?
Brusatte et al, Biological Reviews The space rock that wiped out most of the dinosaurs may have had a colossal case of bad timing. If the impact had occurred a few million years earlier or later, more of the majestic beasts may have survived, ...
 FOXNews.com5 hours ago
Could Dinosaurs Have Survived the Impact that Killed Them?
By By Tanya Lewis, Staff Writer | LiveScience.com The space rock that wiped out most of the dinosaurs may have had a colossal case of bad timing. If the impact had occurred a few million years earlier or later, more of the majestic beasts may have ...
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland6 hours ago
Dinosaurs extinction down to 'bad luck' (Yahoo7 and Agencies)
The space rock that wiped out most of the dinosaurs may have had a colossal case of bad timing. If the impact had occurred a few million years earlier or later, more of the majestic beasts may have survived, scientists say. A global team of ...
 Yahoo!Xtra7 hours ago
Dinosaurs extinction down to 'bad luck' (Yahoo7 and Agencies)
The space rock that wiped out most of the dinosaurs may have had a colossal case of bad timing. If the impact had occurred a few million years earlier or later, more of the majestic beasts may have survived, scientists say. A global team of ...
 Yahoo! News Australia7 hours ago
Jagran Post
Dinosaurs extinct because of 'colossal bad luck'
The study using up-to-date fossil records and improved analytical tools has helped palaeontologists to build a new narrative of the prehistoric creatures' demise, some 66 million years ago. They found that in the few million years before a 10km-wide asteroid ...
 Jagran Post8 hours ago
Dinosaurs extinct because of 'colossal bad luck'
Photo used for representation purposes. (Photo: facebook page) London: Dinosaurs may have survived theasteroid strike which wiped them out if it had happened slightly earlier or later in history, a new study has found. The study using ...
 Deccan Chronicle9 hours ago
Yahoo! News
Could Dinosaurs Have Survived the Impact that Killed Them?
The space rock that wiped out most of the dinosaurs may have had a colossal case of bad timing. If the impact had occurred a few million years earlier or later, more of the majestic beasts may have survived, scientists say. A global team of ...
 Yahoo! News13 hours ago
Could Dinosaurs Have Survived the Impact that Killed Them?
By By Tanya Lewis, Staff Writer | LiveScience.com The space rock that wiped out most of the dinosaurs may have had a colossal case of bad timing. If the impact had occurred a few million years earlier or later, more of the majestic beasts may have ...
 Yahoo! Canada13 hours ago

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