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Biodiversity Map Of Earth Updated After 136 Years

Environment  (tags: science, environment, world, interesting, nature, ecosystems, environment )

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February 2013: A biodiversity map created by British naturalist Russel Wallace, who co-discovered the theory of natural selection along with Charles Darwin way back in 1876, has been updated after 136 years.

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Carol Dreeszen (353)
Monday February 4, 2013, 11:45 pm
Thanks Kevin!!

Dandelion G. (388)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 4:25 pm
Was in hopes the map was ready now. Will have to wait and see, can't rush 136 years.

Dandelion G. (388)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 4:26 pm
Was in hopes the map was ready now. We'll have to wait and see, can't rush 136 years.

Christina G. (11)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 5:07 pm
the more diversity we have the healthier our planet, unfortunaely many are going extinct before they can even be discovered!

Wim Zunnebeld (144)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 5:29 pm
Thx for the info

Paul Girardin (126)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 8:47 pm

Ram Reddy (7)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 10:31 pm

Ben Oscarsito (364)
Thursday February 7, 2013, 2:14 am
...Will we EVER learn about the importance of biodiversity...?

Nimue Pendragon (325)
Thursday February 7, 2013, 3:19 am
Well-overdue I'd ay.

Nimue Pendragon (325)
Thursday February 7, 2013, 3:19 am
Say, that was meant to be, sorry.

John Gregoire (286)
Thursday February 7, 2013, 5:14 am
Sad to say that the trens is just the opposite to diversity.

Sonia Minwer Barakat Reque (62)
Thursday February 7, 2013, 11:58 am
Noted,thanks for sharing

greenplanet e. (157)
Thursday February 7, 2013, 4:16 pm
It's quite ironic that we probably have lost some biodiversity since Wallace's time. I hope humans will learn to appreciate the biodiversity of this planet before we lose too much more.
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