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Hummingbird Evolution Is Booming

Hummingbird Evolution Is Booming | Biology | Scoop.it
The successful, 22 million-year-old group could double in its number of species before leveling off
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This article takes a look at the rapid divergence of Hummingbird. They are fast becoming distinct from one another and this is for evolutionary advancement. This article is helpful as it gives us an insight to what our future could be and what our past may have been. Evolution comes in many different forms and this just reinforces this and this concept will be used later in the unit.  

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Loss of Biodiversity and Extinctions — Global Issues

Loss of Biodiversity and Extinctions — Global Issues | Biology | Scoop.it
The loss of biodiversity is increasing. There is massive extinction from human activity. For example, fish stocks are dwindling, forest loss is resulting in the loss of many species, land and other resources are being misused, leading to various long terms costs.
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Only in the 'Massive Extinctions from Human Activity' article: Why is it important for us as humans to preserve all life on this planet? What are the benefits to us?

 

Only in the 'Dwindling Fish Stocks' article: What is the importance of The Great White Shark in the ocean?

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