HIS104 Midterm Preparation
What do scientists suggest was the chain of events in the Chicxulub asteroid impact event?
Apr. 66 million years ago the asteroid strikes the Earth with the force of 100,000,000 megatons
of tnt causing a massive explosion
David Gilks, Attitudes to the Displacement of Cultural Property"
1. What eighteenth-century arguments supported the acquisition of treasures
from foreign territory?
2. What were some early ideas that shaped the concept of cultural property
and what were t
The eruptions of Mount Tambora and Krakatoa
1 point increase on the VEI scale = 10x more powerful (volcanic explosivity index)
6 year volcanic winter at various parts of the Earth (Toba)
one major eruption every 80 years. Iceland is the most active.