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This interactive map will show you what disappeared from the Earth because of humans

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 ?
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Earth In Midst Of Sixth Mass Extinction: 50% Of All Species Disappearing

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (6 years ago)

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

'6th extinction' study finds species vanishing at faster rate

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot (9 months ago)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Species of plants and animals are becoming extinct at least 1,000 times faster than they did before humans arrived on the scene, and the world is on the brink of a sixth great extinction, a new study says. Read Post

Humans increased species extinction rate by 1,000 times, new study says

News : The Rundown News Blog (9 months ago)

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

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