FLASH: Dinosaurs and Global Warming!!!

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    Global warming killed the dinosaurs...

    Mystery of Prehistoric Marine Reptile's Extinction Explained
    March 08, 2016 WASHINGTON — One of the enduring mysteries of paleontology, the demise of a highly successful group of dolphin-like marine reptiles called ichthyosaurs that flourished in Earth's seas for more than 150 million years, may finally have been solved. Scientists on Tuesday attributed the creatures' extinction 94 million years ago to the combination of global warming and their own failure to evolve swiftly enough.
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    Fossilized Lizard, 99 Million Years Old, a Clue to 'Lost Ecosystem'
    March 07, 2016 - A fossilized lizard found in Southeast Asia preserved in amber dates back some 99 million years, Florida scientists have determined, making it the oldest specimen of its kind and a "missing link" for reptile researchers.
     
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