How the Messinian Salinity Crisis relates to different subjetcts:
Why is the Messinian Salinity Crisis neat to talk about?
- Geology: Trying to figure out what exactly happened.
- Meteorology: Trying to figure out what effects the climate had on the MSC and what effects the
MSC had on the climate.
It is the only known desiccation event that we know of to have that magnitude and happen on that
short of a timescale.
Messinian Salinity Crisis Website
A model of the Messinian Salinity Crisis by University of
Mayland: College Park Grad Student Lisa Murphy. It can be viewed