Did a 'Forgotten' Meteor Have a Deadly, Icy Double-Punch?

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    Did a 'Forgotten' Meteor Have a Deadly, Icy Double-Punch?


    ScienceDaily (Sep. 19, 2012) — When a huge meteor collided with Earth about 2.5 million years ago and fell into the southern Pacific Ocean it not only could have generated a massive tsunami but also may have plunged the world into the Ice Ages, a new study suggests.

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