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The Science Behind De-Extinction (Charles Knight sloths)

The Science Behind De-Extinction

In the not-too-distant future, scientists expect that technological breakthroughs—and availability of genetic data from specimens of extinct species—will provide ways to revive vanished species.

Tags: Extinction

Single cicada

All about Periodical Cicadas

Quiet for months during the winter and early spring, the world of invertebrates—including insects—is bursting to life as the weather warms. But this year, as you’ve probably heard, brings a rare…treat: billions of cicadas, all along the Eastern seaboard, including New York.

Tags: Invertebrates

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