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In a ‘lost city’ in the Honduran rainforest, researchers have discovered 3 animals thought to be extinct
In a recent expedition to the "lost" White City in Honduras, scientists discovered rare creatures previously thought to have disappeared.
Last year, 40% of honey-bee colonies in the US died. But bees aren’t the only insects disappearing in unprecedented numbers.
In 2018, 40% of US honey-bee colonies perished. They're just one victim of the sixth mass extinction — 40% of the world's insects are in decline.
The iconic tree thought to have inspired ‘The Lorax’ has suddenly died — and the whole species is at risk of extinction
The iconic cypress tree that may have inspired Dr. Seuss to write "The Lorax" has died. But the whole species is actually vulnerable to extinction.
Earth is in the midst of a sixth mass extinction due to climate change and human-driven habitat destruction.
Frogs are dying off at record rates — an ominous sign the 6th mass extinction is hitting one group of creatures hardest
Up to 40% of amphibians are threatened with extinction. Here are 15 rare species of frogs, geckos, and snakes caught colorfully on camera.
These 15 ocean species have already gone extinct. A dozen others will probably disappear in our lifetime.
Over the past 500 years, 15 ocean species have gone extinct. About 70 other species are currently vulnerable and could disappear in our lifetime.
The rhino had a "calm and steady manner", and was a favorite with researchers and visitors.
Only 80,000 koalas remain in the world, rendering them ‘functionally extinct’ — another victim of the 6th mass extinction
According to the Australian Koala Foundation, there are only 80,000 koalas left on the continent. The marsupials may now be "functionally extinct."
I attended a breakfast with food that would disappear if honeybees went extinct. It was a disturbing glimpse at a future without avocados and coffee.
The rapid decline of honeybees poses a threat to our global food supply.
The world’s living creatures are disappearing at unprecedented rates — here’s what we stand to lose, according to a landmark UN repo...
A new UN report about the world's biodiversity found that up to 1 million species face extinction. Here's a breakdown of what could disappear.