If you want people to care about endangered species, focus on how many animals are left, not on the chances of a species becoming extinct, according to a new study by Cornell University communication scholars.
Humans may have occupied the Southern Cone 14,000 years ago, according to a study published September 28, 2016 in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Gustavo Politis from CONICET and the Universidad Nacional del Centro de ...
Some of the UK's leading nature experts have delivered a clarion call for action to help save many of the nation's native wildlife species from extinction.
In the Earth's oceans these days, the bigger a species is, the more prone it is to die off. That's unheard of in the long history of mass extinctions, a new study finds.
If I ask you to think of a large, extinct carnivorous reptile, what do you think of? I'm gonna guess that pretty much all of you went straight for a T. rex, or if you're a bit weird (or vegetarian), maybe a Stegosaurus.
Conservation ecologists lay out a set of guidelines for how de-extinction can be made more ecologically responsible
Can the woolly mammoth be brought back from the dead? Scientists say it's only a matter of time.
A DNA analysis of living and extinct species of mysterious New Zealand wrens may change theories around the country's geological and evolutionary past.
Researchers at Nagoya University establish a new index based on rib strength measurement, which can use fossil records to predict whether extinct mammalian species lived exclusively in the water, were occasionally on land, ...