Ancient sharks survived the mass extinction event.
Posts Tagged ‘extinction’
How does habitat fragmentation affect extinction rates?
Scientists are trying to revive and restore a tragically lost species, the passenger pigeon.
When researchers found fire salamanders in the Netherlands dying at a rapid rate from a skin fungus, they thought the infection looked familiar.
Humans are learning a lot about whooping crane migration behavior from a distance.
Local researchers, using Academy collections, are tracking the spread of the deadly disease killing amphibians worldwide.
Can synthetic biology save wildlife?
New dating techniques have brought the impact and mass extinction events within a “gnat’s eyebrow.”
What is the value of the 100 most threatened species on the planet?
Birds of a feather: enjoy recent stories of the science of birds in today’s news roundup.