CLASS/FSI Seminar Series 2020
Jan 14 - Apr 7, 2020
Chicxulub and the Exploration of Large Peak-Ring Impact Craters through Scientific Drilling
For the first time, geologists have drilled into the peak ring of Chicxulub crater, famously linked to the dinosaur extinction event.
It is colder inside some craters near the lunar poles than it is on the surface of Pluto (25K, or -415F).