The dying might have been great, but the few species that survived had the place to themselves.

A new microbe might have accelerated the Great Dying

The greatest mass extinction may have been enhanced by a new metabolic pathway.

At Ars Technica Akshat Rathi reports on some new findings on the greatest mass extinction in the history of the planet. Read more at Ars Technica

The Putorana Plateau, capped basalt released in the Siberian Traps eruptions.