Asteroid Strike Must Have Wiped Out the Dinosaurs but Helped Flowering Plants to Thrive

September 17, 2014 5:14 PM

25 0

Asteroid Strike Must Have Wiped Out the Dinosaurs but Helped Flowering Plants to Thrive

The Dinosaurs were wiped out from the face of the Earth by a massive asteroid which struck the planet some 66 million years ago. It also facilitated the growth of flowering plants which was to replace the slow growing evergreen plants.

The asteroid which decimated the Dinosaurs turned out to become a boon for the flowering plants. It provided them with just that opportunity needed to replace the slow growing evergreens.

Read more

To category page

Loading...