NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC One day 66 million years ago life came to a sudden apocalyptic halt when an asteroid impact violently closed the book on the age of dinosaurs Birds are the onlv members of the dino familv tree that survived the ordeal and the open niches left behind gave them and our early mammal ancestors their time in the ecological spotlight But what if calamity hadn't befallen the dinosaurs? Would they still have gone out not with a bang but a whimper? Maybe not according to a new study that says dinosaurs still had plenty of Ⅳrm and vigor leading up to the mass extinction at the end of the Cretaceous period Revealed using huge simulations that are NEXT UP IN TRENDING STORIES Leaked documents accidentally reveal that Linux is actually 66 million years old and was originally used by actual dinosaurs Meme

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