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‘Hopping Hotspots’ explain the cycle of planet life

Slamming tectonic plates beneath the Earth’s oceans have been linked to global explosions and subsequent slumps in marine life by an international team of researchers that includes Curtin University of Technology geologist, Dr Moyra Wilson. Their review paper titled “Hopping Hotspots: Global Shifts in Marine Biodiversity” appears in the latest issue of the high profile scientific journal Science.