Contact: Diana Yates
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Caption: University of Illinois anthropology professor Stanley Ambrose and his colleagues found that central India was deforested after the Toba eruption, some 73,000 years ago.
Credit: Photo by L. Brian Stauffer, University of Illinois News Bureau.
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