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Earth's Biggest Extinction Event Was Caused by Coal Burning

News   Jun 17, 2020 | Original story from Arizona State University

 
Earth's Biggest Extinction Event Was Caused by Coal Burning

A lump of coal weathering out from Siberian flood basalts in a quarry near the town of Ust Ilimsk. Credit: Scott Simper

 
 
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