Firstly, if you do not know what an extinction level event (ELE) is, it’s basically a catastrophic event, so devastating, that could result in the extinction of the majority of the species in the world, including humans. So we’re not talking about the normal extinction of species that happens on a daily basis.
Those who’ve seen the movies “2012”, “Deep Impact” or “Armageddon” know what I’m talking about and understand that there are some threats that could easily end life on Earth. A meteor could strike, or the Sun could fry us. And there are many other catastrophic events that could cause widespread extinction.
Read on to find the 7 extinction level events that could easily end life as we know it!