The Poetry of Science

Episode 127: A Winter of Extinction

November 22, 2021

This episode explores new research, which has found that the world's largest mass extinction may have begun with volcanic winter.


Read this episode’s science poem here.   

Read the scientific study that inspired it here.

Read ‘For a Coming Extinction’ by W. S. Merwin here.



Music by Rufus Beckett.


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