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Bees survived impact that killed dinos
« on: December 14, 2004, 07:50:28 AM »
Found some interresting information at News in Science about the bees surviving the asteroid impact in the age of the dinosaurs.

Tropical honeybees and other warm-loving insects are continuing to challenge the idea that a "nuclear winter" enshrouded the Earth for years after the meteorite impact that killed the dinosaurs 65 million years ago.

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Guess our small friends can contribute with more than providing us with honey :-)