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Locals search for apple variety believed to be extinct

Apple sleuths hunt Northwest for varieties believed extinct.

20 Nov 2019 5:21 PM

Climate change wiped out siberian unicorns 36000 years ago

This was most likely because of reduction in steppe grassland where it lived due to climate change rather than the impact of humans.

27 Nov 2018 7:08 PM

There are no more wild horses left, says study

What most people thought were the last remaining wild horses on Earth, Przewalski's horses, were actually domesticated horses that escaped.

23 Feb 2018 11:16 AM

Eastern US cougar declared extinct

Mountain lions or pumas, historically roamed every state east of Mississippi River but mostly vanished by 1900 due to systematic hunting.

27 Jan 2018 8:16 AM

Human-sized ancient Penguin found at New Zealand

The newly found bird is about 7 inches (18 centimeters) longer than any other ancient penguin ever found.

13 Dec 2017 11:23 AM


Tortoise species extinct since 1800s could be brought back

Chelonoidis elephantopus lived on Floreana Island and was captured by seamen for food during long journeys across the Pacific

14 Sep 2017 9:39 AM