News > Fossils of dinosaur killed on the day of asteroid strike found

Fossils of dinosaur killed on the day of asteroid strike found

08/04/2022 04:12 PM | Click to read full article

Scientists have discovered a perfectly preserved fossil leg of a dinosaur that still has remnants of its skin on the bone. The fossil has been dated to the day when the asteroid hit Earth resulting in a new evolutionary process.

Found at the Tanis fossil site in the US State of North Dakota, scientists have also found remains of fish that breathed in impact debris as it rained down from the sky.

-