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Biologists assess `sixth extinction': The Toronto Star

  1. Oct 20, 2003 #1

    Ivan Seeking

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    http://www.thestar.com/NASApp/cs/Co...005&call_pageid=968332188774&col=968350116467
     
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  3. Oct 23, 2003 #2

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    Makes it sound like it's just Dr. Arnason's brainchild! More on the same topic...

    Leakey wrote a whole book about it in 1995...
    http://www.well.com/user/davidu/sixthextinction.html

    Eldedge in 2001...
    http://www.actionbioscience.org/newfrontiers/eldredge2.html

    National Geographic in 1999...
    http://www.nationalgeographic.com/ngm/9902/fngm/
     
  4. Oct 23, 2003 #3

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    We can only hope that more biologists will get involved with collecting samples - DNA - from these quickly disappearing species. I doubt this effort is well funded though.
     
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