Extinction of Dinosaurs, Rise of Mammals
This comic depicts a scientific theory which describes how the dinosaurs became extinct, giving rise to new animals.
Dinosaurs were once the dominant species on Earth...
...Some scientists believe that an asteroid collided with the planet around this time, based on evidence left on the earths surface...
...The impact was catastrophic!!!
...The impact of the asteroid caused tonnes of dust and debris to float in the atmosphere for many years, blocking sunlight and therefore causing many plants and animals to die..including the dinosaurs...
...Some species managed to survive this desolate landscape, such as small mammals...
...Eventually life bounced back, but the animals were very different from the dinosaurs...
Explore Our Articles and Examples
Try Our Other Websites!
Photos for Class
– Search for School-Safe, Creative Commons Photos (It Even Cites for You!
– Easily Make and Share Great-Looking Rubrics
– Create Custom Nursery Art