By unlocking the full potential of rhino ovaries, we hope to produce enough eggs to revive the northern white rhino in the wild.
Oct. 15, 2020 • ~6 min
Tags: africa conservation extinction endangered-species ivf rhino northern-white-rhino white-rhino resurrection-ecology assisted-reproductive-technology
The world missed all 20 targets for stemming the tide of biodiversity loss. But there has been some progress over the last decade.
Sept. 30, 2020 • ~8 min
Tags: climate-change biodiversity extinction united-nations wildlife invasive-species habitat-loss species-loss unep convention-on-biodiversity
A conservation scientist interviewed on the programme says Sir David tells it like it is.
Sept. 14, 2020 • ~6 min
Tags: climate-change extinction wildlife-conservation david-attenborough habitat-loss
Recent reports of dramatic declines in insect populations have sparked concern about an 'insect apocalypse.' But a new analysis of data from sites across North America suggests the case isn't proven.
Aug. 10, 2020 • ~9 min
Tags: biodiversity insects science extinction ecology research biodiversity-loss publication-bias scholarship
When the dinosaurs went extinct, some species took over the world. Adaptability, not survivability, explains why.
July 20, 2020 • ~9 min
Tags: evolution dinosaurs extinction palaeontology mass-extinction dinosaur-extinction bird-evolution ancient-mammals
Frogs are harvested as food by the millions every year. A new study shows that uncontrolled frog hunting could drive some populations to extinction by midcentury.
June 12, 2020 • ~8 min
Tags: food extinction frogs regulation endangered-species amphibians hunting turkey
Large numbers, huge ranges, and adaptibility make the human species very difficult to eradicate
May 5, 2020 • ~8 min
Tags: extinction apocalypse mass-extinction
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