||THE AMAZING STORY OF LAKE PEIGNEUR: Another oil and gas related screw up that no one remembers (event though it took place in the 80's. Read about Lake Peigneur
||The current rate of species extinction is the most rapid since dinosaurs were wiped out 65 million years ago. Scientists estimate we are currently losing species at a rate 1,000 to 10,000 times the natural extinction background rate. Dozens of species you don't notice are disappearing every day..