CCNet ESSAY: IMPACT AND THE END OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE IN THE WEST
By E.P. Grondine
BARBARIANS, VOLCANO, PLAGUE, BARBARIANS, RESPITE; COMETS, FAMINES, PLAGUES, BARBARIANS, A SHORTER RESPITE; EARTHQUAKE, IMPACT, FATAL INFLUENZA, BARBARIANS, VOLCANO
NOTES ON TEXT RECORDS OF THE DESTRUCTION OF BAZAS, DEPARTMENT LA GIRONDE, BY IMPACT, CA. 580 CE […]
I was not surprised to see the paper below this week in Science. I have read all of Mike Baillie’s books, as well as ‘Catastrophe’ by David Keys, leaving me feeling as though I had actually lived through the 6th Century.
The inescapable conclusion of the popular books and the hard science […]
Here is an interesting little article I found wandering about the net. Please note ALL the text below is reposted from Darrien Naish — and not original. My “Block Quotes” still are not working so it is hard to distinguish off-site material from my own.
Here is Darrien’s original blog: http://scienceblogs.com/tetrapodzoology/2011/01/ancient_egyptian_pygmy_mammoth.php
As the owner of […]