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Rapid climate changes more deadly than asteroid impacts in Earth’s past, study shows.

By Skeptical Science
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 21:30 EDT
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NASA image of Greenland ice sheet melting in July 2012
 
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Rapid climate changes more deadly than asteroid impacts in Earth’s past – study shows. (via Skeptical Science)

The link between rapid climate changes and mass extinctions has been strengthened in a recent paper by Jourdan et al in “Geology.” The authors demonstrate that the extraordinarily huge volcanic eruptions of the…



 
 
 
 
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