#Extinction

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

    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
    Environment

    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
    Environment

    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
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    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
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    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
    Environment

    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

  • Article: Black Rhinos Make Triumphant Return to Chad After Being Killed Off
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    Black Rhinos Make Triumphant Return to Chad After Being Killed Off

    By Joe McCarthy|May 4, 2018

    Black rhinos have declined by more than 97% since 1960. Read more

  • Article: 1,500 Bird Species Are Facing Extinction Thanks to Climate Change
    Environment

    1,500 Bird Species Are Facing Extinction Thanks to Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|April 24, 2018

    “The data are unequivocal.” Read more