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A Fifth of the World's Animals Face Oblivion: Scientists Fear 'Sixth Mass Extinction' Has Begun


Animals  (tags: Animal, Earth, extinction, world news, life )

Nancy
- 3129 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
One in five of the world's mammals, birds, fish, reptiles and amphibians are under threat of extinction, according to a major stocktake of life on Earth.



   

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Rose Becke (141)
Wednesday October 27, 2010, 12:14 am
It is a Disgrace
 

Shirley S (187)
Wednesday October 27, 2010, 1:39 am
Blame the HUNTERS & POACHERS & the UNCARING governments in the world.
 

Cindy C (125)
Wednesday October 27, 2010, 2:47 am
OH MY GOD HOW HORRIBLE THAT THIS SHOULD EVEN HAPPEN. ITS A SHAME
 

Marian D (57)
Wednesday October 27, 2010, 8:51 am
This is not good news.
 

Deborah Litster (30)
Wednesday October 27, 2010, 9:51 am
You know the government is supposed to be us how can we stop this
 

Deanna Shoemaker (7)
Wednesday October 27, 2010, 9:59 am
What can we do to help? How can we stop the insanity?
 

Philip Heinlein (474)
Wednesday October 27, 2010, 5:32 pm
No question about it... we're in an extinction event now.
 

H Nick H (1826)
Thursday October 28, 2010, 12:29 am
Terrible. And all because of man's quest for POWER AND GREED. Not only directly on these animals, but through global warming and destruction of habitat. And this in turn will bring our own destruction.

THE ANSWER IS BLOWING IN THE WIND.
 
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