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Insect collapse: ‘We are destroying our life support systems’

Published: 
Thu, 01/17/2019 - 4:07pm

Scientist Brad Lister returned to Puerto Rican rainforest after 35 years to find 98% of ground insects had vanished

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The life he lived: Photos of the last male northern white rhino

Published: 
Wed, 03/21/2018 - 2:59pm

Sudan, a northern white rhino and the last male of his subspecies, died Monday at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya.

Racing Extinction Film Screening Photos

Published: 
Thu, 12/22/2016 - 1:29pm

The Racing Extinction Documentary Film Screening was a big success.

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Climate Change Is Already Altering the World’s Gene Pool

Published: 
Mon, 11/14/2016 (All day)

The dire impact of human-caused climate change on ecosystems, species, and public health is already well under way, a landmark study published Friday in the journal Science warns.