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Biodiversity Is Life's Safety Net - The Atlantic


The Atlantic
In his book The Diversity of Life (1992), he described biodiversity as an assemblage that “has eaten the storms—folded them into its genes—and created the world that created us. It holds the world steady.” We tend to think of biodiversity as a ...

Sidda inaugurates Biodiversity Centre - The Hindu


The Hindu
Forest and Environment Minister Sidda Raghava Rao on Sunday inaugurated the Biodiversity Centre at the Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary near here. The centre was developed with a budgetary allocation of Rs. 80 lakh and housed documents, audiovisual ...

Biodiversity loss raises risk of 'extinction cascades' - Science Daily


Science Daily
With extinction rates at their highest levels ever and numerous species under threat due to human activity, the findings are a further warning about the consequences of eroding biodiversity. "Interactions between species are important for ecosystem (a ...

Speciation and Biodiversity: Interview With Edward O. Wilson

Woodbine - United States

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

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Hyperlinked article about the appearance of a new species of life.