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Decem­ber 2016

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Temperature drives biodiversity
News evolution

Tem­per­a­ture dri­ves biodiversity

Sprinting towards extinction? Cheetah numbers are plummeting
News biodiversity

Sprint­ing towards extinc­tion? Chee­tah num­bers are plummeting

Giraffes facing ‘silent extinction’ according IUCN
News biodiversity

Giraffes fac­ing ‘silent extinc­tion’ accord­ing IUCN

Two closely related felids evolved very differently due to climate change
News evolution

Two closely related felids evolved very dif­fer­ently due to cli­mate change

The number of ring-tailed lemurs is plummeting at alarming rate
News biodiversity

The num­ber of ring-​tailed lemurs is plum­met­ing at alarm­ing rate

The endangered Iberian lynx, the species with least genetic diversity
News biodiversity

The endan­gered Iber­ian lynx, the species with least genetic diversity

Methane from cattle and rice paddies next global climate change threat
News biodiversity

Methane from cat­tle and rice pad­dies next global cli­mate change threat

World’s oldest zoo gorilla is doing well after physical examination
News zoos

World’s old­est zoo gorilla is doing well after phys­i­cal examination

Denial of invasive species threat worries scientists
News biodiversity

Denial of inva­sive species threat wor­ries scientists

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Goal: 7000 tigers in the wild

Tiger range countries map

Tiger map” (CC BY 2.5) by Sander­son et al., 2006.

about zoos and their mis­sion regard­ing breed­ing endan­gered species, nature con­ser­va­tion, bio­di­ver­sity and edu­ca­tion, which of course relates to the evo­lu­tion of species.
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