Just like climate deniers, they’re out to obfuscate and debase the scientists and conservationists trying to save the world—and maybe get rid of a few pesky species in the process...
The extinction crisis threatens life all over the planet, but scientists are cautious about declaring a species extinct too quickly
The Victorian grasslands earless dragon hasn’t been observed for 50 years, but conservationists haven’t given up hope yet
A new UN report finds that at least 1 million species are at risk of extinction. Will this finally be enough to motivate worldwide action?
The Bramble Cay melomys, a tiny island rodent, was wiped out by sea-level rise, according to the government of Australia.
New genetic tests may reveal the secret to saving the critically endangered Siamese crocodile from extinction
The gigantic Ozark hellbender salamander is in trouble in the wild, but one zoo—and a hard-working team—is helping to boost its populations
Carcharhinus obsolerus (that’s Latin for “extinct”) swam in the waters of the western Pacific, but it hasn’t been seen in 80-plus years...
The death of a snail named George on New Year’s Day marked the extinction of his species. Saving the rest of Hawaii’s unique snails is a race against time—but not one without hope...
It’s going to be a rough year, but we’ll also see some progress
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