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November 30th

The next big round of international talks on climate change start on Monday.

November 30th is also the Remembrance Day for Lost Species.

There’s a certain sort of poetry to these two things aligning.


Extinct & Almost Extinct: Bull Trout

The following is a painting and notes from by ongoing project Extinct & Almost Extinct:

  • Bull Trout

Bull trout are a member of the family know as char. 279 more words

Mark W. McGinnis

The race to bring back the mammoth

What if extinction didn’t mean the end?

It’s not a new idea. In fact, the concept of de-extinction has been used as a plot point for many books and blockbuster films, including the Jurassic Park franchise. 830 more words


(Re)introducing the microbial buddy system

By Laurence Clarke

Co-extinction may be the most common form of extinction there is. From the Tasmanian tiger to the gastric-brooding frog, it’s no secret that lots of Australia’s animals have gone extinct. 562 more words