We've made such a huge impact on our planet, and we've affected it in different ways... many of which aren't anything to be proud of. We have, for instance, driven several plant and animal species to extinction, or at least to … Continue reading ?
Philadelphia, PA—Scientists have estimated that there are 1.7 million species of animals, plants and algae on earth, and new species continue to be discovered. Unfortunately, as new species are found, many are also disappearing, con... Read Post
The buffy-tufted-ear marmoset’s numbers have been directly affected by humans, due to shrinking habitats due to development in Brazil. Photo by Flickr user Jack Hynes Plant and animal extinctions are occurring at a rate of at least ... Read Post
The Earth is in the midst of the sixth mass extinction of both plants and animals, with nearly 50 percent of all species disappearing, scientists say. Which plants should be a top priority to conserve? Researchers say the most genet... Read Post