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‘Insectageddon’? Biologists say we need better data before warning of impending insect extinction

Global Change Biology | 
As members of that subset of the human population who love insects, we have been alarmed by a recent publication ...
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Biodiversity crisis? Humans may actually be creating more species than we’re killing

Vox | 
Chris Thomas … a professor of conservation biology at the University of York in the UK … does not deny that ...
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Could climate change increase species diversity?

New Scientist | 
A decade ago, ecologist Chris Thomas warned that climate change would wipe out a quarter of all species. In the following ...
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