Genesis by contemplator
The sudden extinction of several life forms on earth 65 million years ago is speculated to have been caused by numerous factors, one of which is the collision of an ancient comet with our planet leaving a vast half-submerged crater (with a diameter of 170 kilometers) off the Yucatan peninsula of Mexico. The extinction of dinosaurs heralded the rise of mammalian species, and the subsequent inheritance of dominion over the earth by humankind.
The three dominant monotheistic religions on earth believe that God created Adam as the first human being and expelled him from the Garden of Eden. Perhaps this expulsion manifested itself as a violent impact; mankind symbolically being thrown towards the earth from the Heavens...
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