End of cretaceous KT event, illustration

End of cretaceous KT event, illustration

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Credit: RICHARD BIZLEY/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Illustration of the K/T Event at the end of the Cretaceous Period. A ten-kilometre-wide asteroid/comet is entering the Earth's atmosphere and a pair of mammals related to Purgatorius are diving to safety. A T. rex and a herd of hadrosaurs (Edmontosaurus) are exposed to the unfolding terrible event.

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