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The Exception Extinction

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Regular readers of Skeptical Science will be familiar with the growing body of evidence that ties four of the “big five†mass extinctions In Earth’s past to episodes of abrupt global warming triggered by intense greenhouse emissions from gargantuan eruptions called Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs). The end-Cretaceous, end Triassic, and end-Permian episodes of abrupt climate change have been the subject of earlier blog posts.


 


But what about the other one, the one out of five that wasn’t?


 


http://www.skepticalscience.com/news.php?n=3115


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