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Discovery of a new mass extinction – Carnian Pluvial Episode – 233 million years ago

A round-up of major extinction events over time, highlighting the new Carnian Pluvial episode 233 million years ago. Photo credit: D. Bonadonna / MUSE, Trento A new mass extinction is not often seen; After all, such events were so devastating that they really stand out in the fossil record. In a new article published in today Advances in scienceAn international …

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