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Biodiversity: Why the extinction crisis isn't as bad as you thought - New Scientist

New Scientist
You would have to be living under a rock not to have heard about the biodiversity crisis. Since about 1500, expanding human activity has condemned vast numbers of mammals, birds, amphibians and reptiles to an early grave. Now worries have spread to ...

Modeling the ecology and evolution of biodiversity: Biogeographical cradles, museums, and graves - Science Magazine

Science Magazine
The emergence, distribution, and extinction of species are driven by interacting factors—spatial, temporal, physical, and biotic. Rangel et al. simulated the past 800,000 years of evolution in South America, incorporating these factors into a ...

Time is running out in the tropics: Researchers warn of global biodiversity collapse - Science Daily

Science Daily
"At the current rate of species description -- about 20,000 new species per year -- it can be estimated that at least 300 years will be necessary to catalogue biodiversity," said Dr. Benoit Guénard, Assistant Professor of the University of Hong Kong ...
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Does biodiversity loss leads to an increased disease risk? - Science Daily

Science Daily
Biodiversity is disappearing at an alarming rate as infectious diseases increasingly spill over from wildlife to humans. Disease ecologists fervently debate whether biodiversity loss leads to an increased disease risk. Now, a University of Montana ...

Toxicology Testing Market 2021: Vendors, Key Regions, Technological Advancements, Current and Future Opportunities -
Toxicology Testing Market report analyses the market potential for each geographical region based on the growth rate, macroeconomic parameters, consumer buying patterns, and market demand and supply scenarios. Toxicology Testing Market also ...
Daily Journal Now (blog)
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Industry Today (press release)

Team studies complexities of biodiversity, disease transmission - Phys.Org

Biodiversity is disappearing at an alarming rate as infectious diseases increasingly spill over from wildlife to humans. Disease ecologists fervently debate whether biodiversity loss leads to an increased disease risk. Now, a University of Montana ...

2022 Immunology Market to Grow Vast Rate of 4.57% in Global Industry -
Immunology Market contains in depth information major drivers, restraints, opportunities, challenges, and industry trends and their impact on the market forecast. Immunology Market also provides data about the company and its operations, that will give ...

Extinction Rate

Speciation and Biodiversity: Interview With Edward O. Wilson
United States

Discussion about how the formation of new species can happen relatively quickly; however it process cannot keep up with the ...

Deep Time
United States

PBS Evolution offers an interactive timeline to help readers better understand geologic time and evolutionary change.

Extinction of the Dinosaurs
United States

Perhaps the most notable event of the Cretaceous was its conclusion. About 65 million years ago the second greatest mass ...

Peripatus: Extinction
New Zealand

A number of extinction concepts are discussed and loosely defined, followed by a survey of some important extinction and "extinction-like" ...

Extinction: The Story of the Passenger Pigeon
United Kingdom

Brief history of the events leading up to the extinction.

Astrobiology Magazine: Earth's Sixth Mass Extinction
United States

With the steep decline in populations of many animal species, scientists have warned that Earth is on the brink of ...

Wikipedia: Holocene Extinction Event
United States

Brief introduction to the widespread extinction of species occurring in the modern era, the Holocene Epoch.

Evolution: A Modern Mass Extinction?
United States

Four expert panelists from the PBS series have written statements in response to the question, "Are we in the midst ...

Mass Extinction Underway
United States

Examines the theory that we are currently living in an era of mass extinction. Offers links to numerous articles and ...

Rodrigues Solitaire (Pezophaps solitaria)
United Kingdom

Description and illustrations of this extinct relative of the dodo from the island of Rodrigues, Mauritius. Rodrigues Solitaire (Pezophaps solitaria) ...

United Kingdom

There have been many mass extinctions throughout the history of the Earth. Probably the most famous is the extinction that ...

Alliance For Zero Extinction (AZE)
United States

The Alliance for Zero extinction (AZE), a joint initiative of biodiversity conservation organizations from around the world, aims to prevent ...

The Gross Physiology of the Cardiovascular System
United States

"The Gross Physiology of the Cardiovascular System," a global analysis of the mechanical function of the cardiovascular system. This text ...

Museum of Paleontology
United States

The University of California Museum of Paleontology is to investigate and promote the understanding of the history of life and ...

United States

Advanced software for comparative and quantitative proteomics which supports the entire proteomic data analysis pipeline from statistical validation to quantification.

Endangered Species -- Encyclopedia Britannica
United States

Endangered species, any species of plant, animal, or other organism that is at risk of extinction because of a sudden ...

Rate My Kitten: No Hands!
United States

The cute kitten's first and original appearance.

Dodo Bird History, Pictures, Extinction: Origins and Isolation of the Dodo Bird
United States

Essay summarizing how recent research has shed a new light on the genetic origins of the Dodo and offers solutions ...

United States

Dog rescue group dedicated to lowering the kill rate in animal shelters. Also rescues dogs from shelters and finds them ...

The Gene Trust
United States

Goal is to establish a database of information about people, including physical characteristics, health histories, and responses to treatments and ...

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