Per­mian-Tri­as­sic

Focus-Science and Technology - - Environment -

252 mil­lion years ago The worst ex­tinc­tion event, killing 90 to 96 per cent of species. The cause is de­bated but could have been a me­te­orite, vol­can­ism or methane release that led to rapid cli­mate change. Life

took about 10 mil­lion years to re­cover.

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