A supernova may have caused Earth’s mass extinction 359 million years ago

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Pictured is a simulation of a nearby supernova colliding with and compressing the solar wind. Earth’s orbit, the blue dashed circle, and the Sun, red dot, are shown for scale. Image credit: Jesse Miller
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