When was carbon dating accepted by the scientific community
The really disturbing conclusion is that civilization destroying bolides such as these have happened not millions of years ago but thousands of years ago. We agree with Dallas Abbott that dangerous meteors have struck the earth in recent times and that the governments of the world should be aware of this fact.
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The age of this event has varied from 800 years ago to 200,000 years ago.
It all depends on what age determination method is used and what assumptions are made using the method.
Somewhere in the Indian ocean is thought to be where the giant asteroid struck that produced this giant wave.
The Chicxulub asteroid that hit in the Yucatan of Mexico was the equivalent of 100 trillion tons of TNT.
Scientist for the last hundred years have been searching for a crator or remnants of space rock.
Finally in 2008 scientist think they have found an impact site at the bottom of a nearby lake Cheko.
ASTEROIDS: Scientists have discovered a very large asteroid impact site in Antarctica.
As little as 200 years ago mainstream English speaking scientist did not believe that stones fell from the sky contrary to all the anecdotal evidence over the past centuries.
An Asteroid labled 2012-tc-4 will supposedly miss the earth by 4000 miles on October 12,13 of 2017 . If that asteroid hit earth the damage would depend on several factors: speed of entry, does it hit on land or sea, angle of penetration at impact, size and weight of material, type of material in the rock, and whether the material is solid or loosely held together.