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Study: Sixth Mass Extinction Period On Earth Has Begun

The sixth mass extinction period on Earth is underway, suggests a new study from three leading U.S. universities, warning humans could be among the first affected. The study from researchers at Stanford and Princeton universities and the University of California-Berkeley say that during the last century, when more than 400 vertebrates disappeared, the rate of extinction was at least 114 times higher than normal. The findings, published in the journal Science Advances, are similar to...

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