User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Biodiversity :: Species Loss
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A Sunderbans denizen staves off extinction 22.7.2017 Hindu: National
The Northern river terrapin has clung on tenaciously
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A mountain and a movement: the Save Western Ghats March 22.7.2017 Hindu: Home
The Save Western Ghats March from exactly three decades ago remains hugely relevant
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A mountain and a movement 21.7.2017 Hindu: Crafts
The Save Western Ghats March from exactly three decades ago remains hugely relevant
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Tigers, tarantulas and the online hunter 21.7.2017 Hindu: Home
Are nature photographers, tourists and scientists unwittingly aiding wildlife poachers by giving away vital location information?
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Bid to save Rhinos – British zoo uses IVF technology to protect white Rhino species from extinction 21.7.2017 Zee News : Science and Technology
This initiative has been taken to protect remaining three northern white rhinos.
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UK zoo donates white rhino eggs in IVF bid to save species 20.7.2017 DNA: Evolutions
Scientists at Longleat safari park in Warminster, England, extracted nine eggs from three female southern white rhinos in their facility earlier this week.
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London Zoo welcomes a new kind of visitor: Robotic dinosaurs 20.7.2017 DNA: Evolutions
London Zoo is welcoming a new star attraction this summer: robotic dinosaurs.
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Climate-resilient farming model in Pune wins Equator Prize 17.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Till 2012, 60-year-old Vanita Sahebrao More used to spend Rs 40,000 every year to cultivate soybean, sorghum and cotton on seven acres of land in her village in drought-prone Nanded district in Maharashtra. The district is part of Marathwada, infamous for crippling droughts and farmer suicides.
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Bengal’s medicinal plants face threat 16.7.2017 Hindu: News
Forest Department has documented 581 of these species in a unique 600-page-volume
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This micro animal can outlive the Sun 15.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Scientists have identified an eight-legged micro-animal -- Tardigrade -- touted as the world's most indestructible species, one that can survive until the Sun dies.
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Eight-legged tiny animal will outlive the Sun: study 15.7.2017 DNA: Evolutions
Researchers from University of Oxford in the UK found that the tardigrade will survive the risk of extinction from all astrophysical catastrophes, and be around for at least 10 billion years - far longer than the human race.
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Adrift at sea 14.7.2017 Hindu: Editorial
The separation of a massive iceberg shows how precarious the Antarctic ecosystem is
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Three Indian vulture species in global list for highest protection 14.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Ten critically endangered vulture species in the world, including three from India, are set to get the highest degree of protection, according to conservationists.
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Present flood situation in Manipur 14.7.2017 Kangla Online
Present flood situation in Manipur
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GUTA calls for mitigation of flood victims’ miseries 14.7.2017 The Assam Tribune
GUTA calls for mitigation of flood victims’ miseries
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Gujarat to set up its own bustard breeding centre 14.7.2017 TOI: Ahmedabad Times
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Nature enthusiast on a mission to rescue snakes 14.7.2017 Hindu: National
Snakes are critical to the ecosystem, says Santhosh Babu
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“Priority only for energy efficiency, conservation” 13.7.2017 Hindu: Madurai
Effective use of solar energy will solve energy demand of the nation, says expert
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'Earth heading for mass extinction' of life' 12.7.2017 TOI: Home
A new paper describes the threatened mass extinction of thousands of animal species around the globe. The authors say that human activities are in large part to blame.
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Era of 'Biological Annihilation' is underway, scientists warn 12.7.2017 Latest News
Scientists estimate that 200 species have gone extinct in the past 100 years
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