Scientists Want to Drill Inside Chicxulub Crater and Find Out what Killed the Dinosaurs

April 15, 2015 10:59 AM

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For many years, since its discovery, the Chicxulub crater has intrigued the scientists mostly because this site is believed to have been caused by a massive asteroid that hit the Earth more than 65 million years ago. This impact supposedly led to the extinction of dinosaurs, scientists believe.

Chicxulub crater will be the subject of an upcoming scientific project, according to the scientists. They plan to drill into the crater and find out what really happened to the dinosaurs millions of years ago.

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