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The extinction of an entire species is always a tragedy, but it is worse when the species in question had a major contribution to the health and balance of an ecosystem. As a result, The Long Now.
Abstract: This essay discusses about the causes of animal extinction. Animals are sidestepped as we tend to focus more on something that happens to our brethren. However, we also forget that what happen to our species, the human beings, it affects the animals and plants more, as they don’t have the ability to think and manipulate the environment as skilfully as we do.
Mr. Brand is the president of The Long Now Foundation, established to creatively foster long-term thinking and responsibility in the framework of the next 10,000 years. He leads a project there called Revive and Restore, which seeks to bring back extinct animal species such as the passenger pigeon and woolly mammoth.
Conservation of Endangered Marsupials Marsupials are creatures that are a very unique group of mammals. Many creatures are becoming threatened, and some have already become extinct. Threatened marsupials could be a pool of agricultural, medicinal, or genetic wealth that we do not yet have the technology to utilize.
The Uruz Project had the goal of breeding back the extinct aurochs (Bos p. primigenius). Uruz is the old Germanic word for aurochs. The Uruz Project was initiated in 2013 by the True Nature Foundation and presented at TEDx DeExtinction, a day-long conference organised by the Long Now Foundation with the support of TED and in partnership with National Geographic Society, to showcase the.
President, Long Now Foundation Stewart Brand is president of the Long Now Foundation and co-founder of the Revive and Restore project in San Francisco. He edited the Whole Earth Catalog (1968-74) and his latest book is Whole Earth Discipline (2010).
Long Now Foundation To emphasize this horizon, the group writes years using five digits instead of four: 0 CURRENTYEAR instead of CURRENTYEAR. The Foundation hopes to construct the finished Clock at a location near Ely, Nevada.
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Science Writing- De-extinction of the Mammoths Long ago, a mighty mammal roamed the frozen tundra. But tragedy struck when a combination of the climate’s shifting temperature and starving hunters led to the extinction of large mammals like the mammoths.