Search for We Might Soon Resurrect Extinct Species. Is It Worth The Cost? on Bing

Scientists disagree about whether bringing extinct species back from the dead will result in a net loss of global biodiversity.

Topics:  extinct species   
  • The Curious Case of the Fly-Fishing Feather Thief
    Among the museum’s most valuable holdings were skeletons and skins of extinct ... each species, but in the excitement of the plunder, he grabbed and stuffed until his suitcase could hold no more. It now held close about a million dollars’ worth of ...
    04/19/2018 - 6:33 am | View Link
  • 48 Environmental Victories Since the First Earth Day
    The species was declared extinct in 1979, but a few dozen individuals were later ... The Obama administration estimated that the reduction would yield $2.9 to $5.9 billion worth of health benefits in 2025, outweighing its estimated annual cost of $1.4 ...
    04/18/2018 - 12:04 pm | View Link
  • The Hunt for Wonder Drugs at the North Pole
    And nearly a century ago, penicillin was isolated from a species of mold that sprung up ... dredge up a wheelbarrow’s worth of mud, and deliver it to the white plastic table and a group of waiting scientists. “It’s like a lottery ticket you must ...
    04/17/2018 - 2:34 am | View Link
  • Can anyone save the North Atlantic right whale?
    Should their mortality rates continue, they may well be functionally extinct by 2040 ... There should be a dozen. Is it even worth trying to preserve such a beleaguered species? Everyone I spoke to for this article said yes. They pointed out the intrinsic ...
    04/11/2018 - 8:52 am | View Link
  • We Could Resurrect the Woolly Mammoth. Here's How.
    The tusks, [used for decoration], are worth about $250,000 dollars each. So there’s a massive trade in mammoth ivory, especially in China, which is legal because it's not an endangered species. It’s an extinct species. Harvesting it is very hazardous.
    07/8/2017 - 5:59 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Tech and Science
    17 Apr 2018, 7:03pm Comment: The Right must urgently get involved in the challenges of automation, or it risks leaving the answers to the likes of Jeremy Corbyn
    04/20/2018 - 1:11 am | View Website
  • 25 Extinct Animals That Scientists Want To De-Extinct
    Thanks to a process called de-extinction, hope is not lost for extinct animals. Here is a list of 25 extinct animals that scientists want to de-extinct:
    04/19/2018 - 1:08 pm | View Website
  • Thylacine
    The modern thylacine first appeared about 4 million years ago. Species of the family Thylacinidae date back to the beginning of the Miocene; since the early 1990s, at least seven fossil species have been uncovered at Riversleigh, part of Lawn Hill National Park in northwest Queensland.
    04/18/2018 - 8:26 pm | View Website
  • Extinct animals science wants to bring back
    While it's impossible to revive animals that died out millions of years ago, we may be able to bring de-extinct a species that died out more recently.
    01/20/2017 - 12:38 pm | View Website
  • The Promise and Pitfalls of Resurrection Ecology – Phenomena
    Every species becomes extinct eventually. Some leave descendants that continue the evolutionary proliferation of life that kicked off on this planet over 3.5 billion years ago, but no parent specie…
    12/2/2013 - 6:55 pm | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News