User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Biodiversity :: Species Loss
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After 963 Arrests, London Climate Protesters Seek Talks With Government 22.4.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Climate change protesters who have brought parts of London to a standstill said Sunday they were prepared to call a halt if the British government will discuss their demands.
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Large animals have an easier time avoiding predators – but can they survive humans? 14.4.2019 Scroll.in
The megafauna (animals heavier than 25 kg) has suffered wherever humans have gone.
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Fossils of enigmatic extinct human species found on Philippine island 10.4.2019 Reuters: Entertainment News
Thirteen fossil bones and teeth excavated in a cave in the Philippines represent an enigmatic previously unknown human species, probably small in stature and possessing an unexpected mix of archaic and modern traits, scientists said on ...
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Watch: Amidst the Brexit fiasco, semi-naked protestors entered the British Parliament 4.4.2019 Scroll.in
The protestors were identified as the members of Extinction Rebellion, a socio-political movement fighting climate change and loss of biodiversity.
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Climate change and loss of habitat will push elephants in subcontinent towards Himalayas: Study 3.4.2019 Scroll.in
India and Nepal are home to about 60% of the global population of the Asian elephant.
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Earth Hour observed across city 1.4.2019 The Assam Tribune
Earth Hour observed across city
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Memory meets metamorphosis 29.3.2019 Hindu: Fitness
Apnavi Makanji dabbles with nature and the olfactory senses to explore the circle of life
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Chill waters, arid land: climate change arrives on Easter Island 27.3.2019 Reuters: World News
Ludovic Burns Tuki first felt the chill of climate change while diving in the waters around his home on Easter Island, locally known as Rapa Nui, a remote land mass in the South Pacific famed for its distinctive ancient stone statues.
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Ladies, You Will Be Surprised To Know The Possible Reason For Repeat Miscarriages 25.3.2019 NDTV News - Latest
The study presented at ENDO 2019, the Endocrine Society's annual meeting in New Orleans, La., says that the repeat miscarriage may be caused by sperm DNA damage rather than by a problem in affected...
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World Sparrow Day: Send us your pictures 19.3.2019 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Tell us how you are helping our chirpy friends.
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India’s understanding of forest fires has been skewed by colonial-era policy 18.3.2019 Scroll.in
Savannas in peninsular India have been misclassified as dry deciduous forests, which is doing more harm than good.
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Tiger population in Bangladesh’s Sudarbans may be wiped out by 2070, finds study 13.3.2019 Scroll.in
Rising sea levels combined with climate change threaten the Bengal tiger in its last stronghold.
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Species thought to be extinct are being sighted again. Are they rising from the dead? 10.3.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Three supposedly dead species were seen in the past month alone, raising the question of how species are declared extinct in the first place.
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Margaret Atwood: ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ may feel real in 2019, but solutions won’t come from novels 7.3.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Fiction may portray reality in advance, but answers have to come from outside it, said the novelist.
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U.S. seeks to lift endangered species protection for gray wolf 7.3.2019 Reuters: World News
The Trump administration is seeking to lift Endangered Species Act protections for the gray wolf, arguing the predators found mainly in the western United States have been brought back successfully from the brink of extinction.
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Erosion, siltation posing threat to Kaziranga National Park 25.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
Erosion, siltation posing threat to Kaziranga National Park
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Giant Tortoise, Thought To Be Extinct, Found After 100 Years 22.2.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Conservationists in the Galapagos Islands have found a giant tortoise from a species thought to have become extinct more than a century ago.
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"Extinct" Galapagos Tortoise Found After 100 Years 22.2.2019 NDTV News - Latest
A living member of a species of giant tortoise long thought to be extinct has been discovered on the Galapagos island of Ferdinandina.
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Wild cats, boas are obstacles in Mexican president's refinery race 21.2.2019 Reuters: World News
Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador's race to build an oil refinery in record time on land that was until recently alive with mangrove, wild cats and boa constrictors, has run into trouble, complicating his effort to revive ailing state-oil company ...
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This Rodent Is First Mammal Made Extinct By Climate Change: Researchers 21.2.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Years ago, the small, ratlike rodents could be seen scurrying across the sand and coral rubble on the Australian island of Bramble Cay. Fishermen would sometimes see them while visiting the island,...
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