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Nov 23, 2015 10:28 AM ET // AFP
The 41-year-old female known as Nola saw her health take a quick turn for the worse.
Nov 12, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
As human civilization drives more animals to extinction, extreme sizes will likely become the new norm.
Nov 12, 2015 11:36 AM ET
We have the whole dinosaur extinction thing figured out, right? A big rock smashed into Earth and wiped them all out. But an NYU geophysicist wonders what sent the rock Earth's way in the first place and pins the deadly event on a novel culprit.
Oct 29, 2015 11:20 AM ET //
Widespread poisoning and targeting by poachers are decimating their numbers.
Oct 26, 2015 04:55 PM ET // Discovery News
A new analysis of population data causes alarm for conservationists looking across the next 20 years.
Oct 5, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Cactus plants, with their needles and ability to withstand droughts, seem hearty, but many are threatened with extinction.
Oct 5, 2015 07:35 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The asteroid and volcanoes that did in the dinos was no match for a family of super tough beaver-like mammals.
Sep 15, 2015 03:45 PM ET // Mariette Le Roux, AFP
The deep-sea dweller, long thought extinct, has a vestigial lung lurking in its abdomen.
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