Koalas could be extinct within 30 years

Koalas could be extinct within 30 years

In a moment of global importance that gives a second chance at survival to a nearly extinct species, 10 eastern koalas were released into the 400-hectare Barrington Peaks National Park, New South Wales, Australia, in the Upper Hunter state region, thus reinforcing a flourishing population. The population in this reserve is the largest in the … Read more

1,500 marine species are at risk of extinction

COP15: 1,500 marine species are at risk of extinction

The Red List of threatened species of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) presented an update about threatened species, according to the category in which they are defined, showing the risk of extinction of a species, as the number of specimens has decreased. The International Union for Conservation of Nature announced the update … Read more

What is Les Knight’s Voluntary human extinction movement?

What is Les Knight’s Voluntary human extinction movement?

As of November 15, Earth has become home to 8 billion people, and the global population is constantly growing. Les Knight, the founder of the Voluntary Human Extinction Movement (VHEMT) a sort of “disorganized consortium” of people who claim that the best thing humans can do to save the Earth is to stop having children … Read more