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Scientists think an asteroid killed the dinosaurs in today's extinction, humans are the culprit.
We mostly can’t see it around us, and too few of us seem to care — but nonetheless, scientists are increasingly convinced that the world is barreling towards what has been called a “sixth.
The sixth extinction: an unnatural history is a 2014 non-fiction book written by elizabeth kolbert and published by henry holt & company the book argues that the earth is in the midst of a. In “the sixth extinction,” elizabeth kolbert combines scientific analysis and personal narratives to convey the history of earth’s previous mass extinctions and to consider what may come.
Elizabeth kolbert on the possible mass extinction of frogs: these amphibians have been around since before there were dinosaurs but that could soon change. Even conservative calculations show the world is in the midst of a sixth mass extinction that's likely to lead to our demise if it's unchecked, scientists say.