A Town with Impact: Nördlingen, Germany Sits in the Floor of a Huge Impact Crater

Normally, if you had a huge asteroid impact in the middle of a town it would be an unspeakable tragedy. But what if you have a town in the middle of a huge asteroid impact? … and, to be clear, the asteroid impact was 15 million years ago?

Why, then you'd have Nördlingen, Germany. Read more.

Tags: Geology