New Study Predicts Major Extinction Event in Earth’s Near Future

New Study Predicts Major Extinction Event in Earth’s Near Future
New Study Predicts Major Extinction Event in Earth’s Near Future
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Students will analyze a new scientific hypothesis that predicts a major extinction on Earth within the next 100 years with this PBS NewsHour video and educational resource from June 2, 2014. According to new research published in the journal Science, plant and animal extinctions are happening at a rate 1,000 times greater than before humans walked the Earth.

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