April 1, 2014|
April 2014's selection of notable quotes
March 26, 2014|
New research suggests that the wooly beasts may have succumbed to a shrinking gene pool or intense environmental pressures as their species went extinct.
March 1, 2014|
The Sixth Extinction, Joy, Guilt, Anger, Love, Ha! The Science of When we Laugh and Why, and Ten Thousand Birds
January 23, 2014|
A new report finds that about a quarter of the world’s cartilaginous fish species are at risk of extinction.
November 21, 2013|
Chytrid fungus has likely driven the decline of two South American frog species named for Charles Darwin.
November 18, 2013|
What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes
October 24, 2013|
Researchers show that one group of bees likely suffered a mass extinction about 65 million years ago.
July 1, 2013|
A species of freshwater turtle deemed to be extinct may never have existed in the first place.
March 18, 2013|
The passenger pigeon was hunted to extinction 99 years ago, but researchers are planning to use DNA from museum specimens to bring the bird back to life.