Earth on brink of sixth great extinction, biologists warn

…………… “Pimm’s study focused on the rate, not the number, of species disappearing from Earth. It calculated a “death rate” of how many species become extinct each year out of 1 million species.” …………
…………… “Now, that death rate is about 100 to 1,000, Pimm said.” …………
To read the full article go to
http://azstarnet.com/ap/washington/study-species-disappearing-far-faster-than-before-earth-on-brink/article_7bfd9384-0a7a-5678-afa0-7c305f78f19e.html

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3 responses to “Earth on brink of sixth great extinction, biologists warn”

  1. 1wanderingtruthseeker says :

    I bet the radiation flowing from Japan has a whole lot to do with it.

  2. Salty says :

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    Hello 1wanderingtruthseeker, Thanks for commenting. 🙂

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