Extinction


See ’em before they’re all gone folks! Factor previews the inevitable rise of extinction tourism: The world around us is changing at a rate we’ve never previously experienced, with climate change and…








You’ve seen their shells in science textbooks, design magazines, and haggard hotel wall art, quite soon those might be the only places you’ll find one of nature’s most mathematically pleasing marvels, the…






Via Wired, Dornith Doherty’s photographs offer a glimpse inside several of humanity’s vital seed-saving facilities, where samples of our planet’s flora are stored and protected in case of future mass extinction (be…





I’m not sure how many signs of the apocalypse we’ve now experienced this season, but it’s a high tally. In the latest disturbing mass wildlife die-off, MSNBC reports that a paralyzing virus…


The Earth could lose more than one fifth of all known plants — forever! Story from the Guardian: One in five of the world’s plant species – the basis of all life…