April 06, 2005
Kill Me Again

While it has been clear for some time the Permian mass extinction was by far the largest such event to be experienced by the Earth, the sequence of events surrounding it have still remained a mystery. By studying "organic fossils" found in rocks at Meishan in southern China, scientists are now beginning to believe there were actually several events in sequence, not just a single cataclysm. An interesting study about a time before dinosaurs ruled the Earth.

Posted by scott at April 06, 2005 12:17 PM

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