#Extinction

  • Article: Sumatran Rhinos Are Now Extinct in Malaysia After Death of Last Living Female

    Sumatran Rhinos Are Now Extinct in Malaysia After Death of Last Living Female

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Madeleine Keck|Nov. 26, 2019

    The critically endangered animals are one step closer to extinction. Read more

  • Article: Endangered Whales Are Being Killed by Fishing Gear. New Technology Could Change That.

    Endangered Whales Are Being Killed by Fishing Gear. New Technology Could Change That.

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 8, 2019

    There are only about 400 North Atlantic right whales left in the world. Read more

  • Article: 1 Million Animals and Plants Could Go Extinct Because of Humans: Report

    1 Million Animals and Plants Could Go Extinct Because of Humans: Report

    By Erica SanchezGaëlle Langué  and  Joe McCarthy|May 6, 2019

    “Just counting species may not sufficiently convey the risk we face.” Read more

  • Article: Humans Could Face Extinction if We Don't Protect Biodiversity: UN

    Humans Could Face Extinction if We Don't Protect Biodiversity: UN

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 8, 2018

    “By the time you feel what is happening, it may be too late.” Read more

  • Article: The Earth Needs 5 Million Years to Recover From Humans: Report

    The Earth Needs 5 Million Years to Recover From Humans: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 16, 2018

    “Entire branches of Earth’s evolutionary tree were chopped off.” Read more

  • Article: Yet Another Bird Has Gone Extinct in the Last 10 Years

    Yet Another Bird Has Gone Extinct in the Last 10 Years

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sophie Maes|Sept. 5, 2018

    Almost 1,500 bird species are now threatened — and humans are to blame. Read more

  • Article: 10 Facts About Plastic Pollution You Absolutely Need to Know

    10 Facts About Plastic Pollution You Absolutely Need to Know

    By Seneo Mwamba|June 14, 2018

    We seriously need to do something about our plastic pollution. Read more

  • Article: A Fifth of UK's Wild Animals at 'Risk of Extinction' Within 10 Years

    A Fifth of UK's Wild Animals at 'Risk of Extinction' Within 10 Years

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 13, 2018

    Mark 2028 in your diaries — it could be the end of some of your favourite mammals. Read more