Category Archives: Extinction hall of fame

Half of World Wildlife Wiped Out in 40 Years

The Latest Report on the Sixth Great Extinction Is Worse Than We Thought The extinction rate for both designer species and creatures you don’t even know exist is unprecedented except for catastrophic events such as asteroid strikes. This time around, … Continue reading

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Extinction Hall of Fame: Tasmanian Tiger | RIP 1933

Unique species hunted out of existence The Tassie Tiger combined attributes dogs and marsupials. A species that traces its roots back the the early Miocene was wiped out by the particularly rapacious species that inhabits Australia and Tasmania in the … Continue reading

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