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May 15, 2012

Listen to the BBC feature piece on extinction, with interviews with Jon and other paleobiologists on the K-Pg, P-T and T-J extinction events, here.

May 1, 2012

Our recent work with Matthew Clapham on the end-Permian mass extinction was featured in the New York Times!

April 26, 2012

You can listen to Jon's interview, and interviews with other environmental researchers, here.

February 10, 2012
February 7, 2012
March 24, 2011

Katja Meyer publishes evidence for high primary productivity and correspondent delayed animal recovery during the Triassic recovery interval. Read more.

April 27, 2010

Jon Payne lead author on paper exploring effect of carbon dioxide on the P-T extinction event. Read the press release here.

December 22, 2008

Fossil record demonstrates the maximum size of life increased in two major steps, both correlated with increases in atmospheric oxygen. Read more.