Last of the Last


20,000 plants and animals are in the brink of extinction. There are some great stories around how certain species were brought back from the brink (condors, gray wolves etc.) Unfortunately there is a but:


But with dozens of new species going extinct every day—scientists say that more than 20,000 plants and animals are on the brink of disappearing forever—deciding which species to save is a tricky question.

Keep reading at National Geographic.

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