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JEN Veron’s ‘A Reef in Time’
By Julian Cribb
Five times in the history of life on Earth, the corals have perished. Each time they have taken millions of years to return or evolve anew. The eminent Australian marine scientist Dr JEN ‘Charlie' Veron argues that we are now on the brink of a sixth mass extinction - and that we will be the killers of the largest