Tagged With Extinction

Frogs are dying off at record rates — an ominous sign the 6th mass extinction is hitting one group of creatures hardest


These 15 ocean species have already gone extinct. A dozen others will probably disappear in our lifetime.


Only 80,000 koalas remain in the world, rendering them 'functionally extinct' — another victim of the 6th mass extinction



The world's living creatures are disappearing at unprecedented rates — here's what we stand to lose, according to a landmark UN report


I attended a breakfast with food that would disappear if honeybees went extinct. It was a disturbing glimpse at a future without avocados and coffee.


17 signs we're in the middle of a 6th mass extinction



Humans once hunted and butchered giant ground sloths in South America, 12,600-year-old bones reveal


The world's largest bee was found in the wild 38 years after its last sighting. It was one of the planet's top 25 'most wanted' species.


Meet the first species to go extinct because of climate change — it was tiny, cute, and fluffy


Insects are dying off at record rates — an ominous sign we're in the middle of a 6th mass extinction


A tiny dinosaur relative named the 'Antarctic King' has been discovered at the South Pole


10 birds that came back from the brink of extinction



Here are the animals that are winning and losing to climate change


The world's last northern white rhino, who showed 'what extinction looks like,' was captured in this stunning photo before he died


The asteroid that killed the dinosaurs triggered a natural disaster that scientists hadn't realised, according to new clues from the ocean floor


This soul-crushing video of a starving polar bear on dry land shows how global warming is destroying wildlife



The asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs might not have killed them all if it hit somewhere else


Scientists say we're witnessing the planet's sixth mass extinction -- and 'biological annihilation' is the latest sign


Peter Thiel gave $100,000 to the scientists trying to resurrect the woolly mammoth


These are the monsters that today's animals descended from