Constant Wonder - Radio Archive, Episode 168 , Segment 1
Episode: Dino Extinction, Modern Mourning, Transcontinental Railroad
- May 14, 2019 8:00 pm
- 23:07 mins
From catastrophic asteroids to terminal constipation, how did the dinosaurs get wiped out? Guest: Mike Benton, Professor of Vertebrate Paleontology, University of Bristol I’m sure you have that one friend on Facebook who bombards your feed with conspiracy theories about the moon landing, secret societies, government testing, and so on. But stop me if you’ve heard the one about dinosaurs going extinct due to terminal constipation. Yikes. That and more dinosaur extinction theory.