SpaceX just got one step closer to expanding its McGregor flight test facility. The Waco City Council has approved $1.5 million in economic development money that will go towards a $3 million package from the Waco McLennan County Economic Development Corporation.
For several years now, the city of Waco has been trying to make the historic mammoth site a national monument. The city council decided last night to seek executive action from President Obama to make this resolution a reality.
A team of geologists and paleontologists has agreed on an issue that you might have not realized was still in question: an asteroid, and the fallout from its impact, killed the dinosaurs. Some dinosaur experts were holding out on blaming the asteroid, saying that dinosaurs were already on their way out. The scientists say they're getting a better understanding of the "tempo" of dinosaur extinction.