Extinct


Saltmarsh Sparrow May Go Extinct in 50 Years, Says Study

Saltmarsh Sparrow May Go Extinct in 50 Years, Says Study

Many of the Connecticut native birds inclduing saltmarsh sparrow are suffering slow, steady decline in population....

Nov 28 2016, 10:25pm CST

Ancient Teeth Led to the Discovery of Giant Extinct Shark

Ancient Teeth Led to the Discovery of Giant Extinct Shark

New extinct species of large shark has been discovered by scientists...

Oct 3 2016, 11:08pm CDT

Rare Tree Frog Species goes Extinct with the Death of Last Known Member

Rare Tree Frog Species goes Extinct with the Death of Last Known Member

The last known member of Rabbs' fringe-limbed tree frog has died recently and its death means that the species does not ex...

Oct 3 2016, 1:03am CDT

Extinct Reptile Species Shows Dinosaurs Copied Body and Skull Shapes of Distant Relatives

Extinct Reptile Species Shows Dinosaurs Copied Body and Skull Shapes of Distant Relatives

An extinct reptile shows clear proof of dinosaurs imitating the skull and bodily forms of distant cousins....

Sep 23 2016, 6:38am CDT

L.A. Mountain Lion Likely to Go Extinct in 50 Years

L.A. Mountain Lions Likely to Go Extinct in 50 Years

Mountain lions living in Santa Monica Mountains will disappear within the next 50 years if something is not done to protect the...

Sep 1 2016, 12:56pm CDT

Bananas May Go Extinct

Bananas May Go Extinct

If you like to have a banana with your morning breakfast, you might want to find a new treat to replace it. Scientists have bee...

Aug 16 2016, 10:17am CDT

Island Foxes No Longer Endangered After Nearly Going Extinct

Island Foxes No Longer Endangered After Nearly Going Extinct

Island foxes are back to being a surviving species after nearly going extinct. They showed a record-breaking fast recovery afte...

Aug 12 2016, 3:36am CDT

Mammals Almost Became Extinct With Dinosaurs

Mammals Almost Became Extinct With Dinosaurs

The latest evidence that was unearthed from the depths proves that mammals almost became extinct along with the dinosaurs....

Jun 20 2016, 9:04am CDT

Bramble Cay Rodent is First Mammal Species to Go Extinct due to Climate Change

Bramble Cay Rodent is First Mammal Species to Go Extinct due to Climate Change

The first mammalian species to undergo mass extinction due to global warming and pollution is a rodent termed the Bramble Cay m...

Jun 14 2016, 10:47am CDT

Skull Condition Cribra Orbitalia Thought Extinct is Still Common

Skull Condition Cribra Orbitalia Thought Extinct is Still Common

A skull condition that has been believed to be a thing of the past due to poor diet among our ancestors not only still exists,...

May 18 2016, 2:47am CDT

Extinct Bat turns out to be a Native Land Mammal of Hawaii

Extinct Bat turns out to be a Native Land Mammal of Hawaii

An extinct bat that was discovered in fossilized form has turned out to be a native mammal of the State of Hawaii....

Mar 24 2016, 9:52am CDT

Dolphin-like Prehistoric Reptiles Went Extinct Due to Climate Change

Dolphin-like Prehistoric Marine Reptiles Went Extinct Due to Climate Change

Reseachers found that climate change and slower evolution drove the Ichthyosaurs to extinction....

Mar 9 2016, 8:02pm CST

Extinct Marine Bear Jaw was Like a Saber-Toothed Cat

Extinct Marine Bear Jaw was Like a Saber-Toothed Cat

A prehistoric marine bear that resembled an otter may have been big enough to bite back. Its vicious bite was probably as dange...

Mar 2 2016, 10:27am CST

Prehistoric Teeth Reveal Why Modern Humans have Smaller Teeth than Their Extinct Relatives

Prehistoric Teeth Reveal Why Modern Humans have Smaller Teeth than Their Extinct Relatives

New detailed research provides more insight into the human evolution....

Feb 27 2016, 2:46am CST

Rapa Nui statutes

How Did The Rapa Nui Become Extinct? Researchers Weigh In With Various Debates

The Rapa Nui were a Polynesian society that became extinct due to unknown factors, and researchers have started to weigh in on...

Feb 23 2016, 7:42am CST

Aliens Go Extinct

Aliens Go Extinct

The latest hypothesis is that there are no signs of any aliens out there because they are extinct....

Jan 22 2016, 5:19am CST

Tree Frog Rediscovered in India

Tree Frog Long Thought Extinct Rediscovered in India

A tree frog that was believed to have disappeared from the face of the earth was found in India recently. It has been 137 years...

Jan 21 2016, 4:56am CST

Darwin’s Finches May Soon Go Extinct

Darwin’s Finches May Soon Go Extinct

Darwin’s finches may actually end up extinct pretty soon....

Dec 18 2015, 7:19am CST

Extinct Galapagos Tortoise to be Revived by Scientists

Extinct Galapagos Tortoise Species to be Revived by Scientists

Scientists claim that the iconic Galapagos tortoise will be reintroduced with the help of its close blood relatives....

Dec 16 2015, 10:26pm CST

Sumatran Rhinos Are Now Extinct In the Wild

Sumatran Rhinos Are Now Extinct In the Wild

Sumatran rhinos are declared extinct in Malaysia. The survival of the these rhinos is depending on less than 100 individuals in...

Aug 21 2015, 9:39pm CDT

Global Warming can Extinct 1 in 6 Species

Global Warming can Extinct 1 in 6 Species

Significant extinction among species due to global warming is a real and foreseen threat in the near future. In fact, one in si...

May 1 2015, 7:01am CDT

Woolly Rhinoceros Extinct due to Grass Invasion

Woolly Rhinoceros Extinct due to Grass Invasion

The invasion of grass may have been the reason many beasts of the Ice Age underwent mass extinction. Woolly rhinoceros and mamm...

Feb 7 2014, 3:55am CST

Mexico Water Monster is Extinct?

Mexico Water Monster is Extinct?

No Mexico water monster (axolotl) can be found. Are they gone?...

Jan 29 2014, 2:03am CST

Gmail On Blackberry Becomes Extinct

Google ends support for Gmail app...

Nov 10 2011, 2:22pm CST

Another Dinosaur becomes extinct

Another Dinosaur becomes extinct

Everybody's favourite dinosaur is no more. Poor Pleo has gone the same way as it's cousins and finally become extinct.The firm...

Apr 22 2009, 3:00am CDT

Opinion: Are AMD and ATI About to become Extinct?

Doc Overclock at Motherboards.org looks at the question: "Are AMD and ATI About to Become Extinct?" Quote from their analysis:...

Jan 30 2009, 12:25am CST

Analysts Say Computer Mouse Going Extinct

Analysts Say Computer Mouse Going Extinct

According to analysts from research firm Gartner the computer mouse that has been with us for decades is set to die out in the...

Jul 18 2008, 8:51am CDT