Extinction crisis puts 1 million species on the brink

Story by AFP Nature is in crisis, and it’s only getting worse. As species vanish at a rate not seen in 10 million years, more than 1 million species are on the...

Komodo dragon, species, extinction, IUCN

Komodo dragon, 2 in 5 shark species lurch towards extinction

Story by AFP Trapped on island habitats made smaller by rising seas, Indonesia’s Komodo dragons were listed as “endangered” on Saturday, in an update of the...

Plants, animal, species, threat, climate change, IUCN

Plants and animal species under increasing threat from climate change, says IUCN

Story by AFP Already facing the threat of habitat destruction, hundreds of plant and animal species are now under further pressure from manmade climate change, the IUCN...