Monday, June 9, 2014
Tiny bats, deadly poachers, World Cup mascots and more
Let's get to the list, starting with this week's two "Extinction Countdown" articles for Scientific American:
Big-Eared Bat, Once Feared Extinct, Rediscovered after 120 Years
3 New Species of Weird, Endangered Fish Discovered in India, U.S and Colombia
Next up, two poaching articles and one wildlife article for TakePart:
Suspected Poachers Arrested for Murder of Zambian Wildlife Ranger
Poachers Are Taking a Deadly Toll on India’s Rare One-Horned Rhinoceroses
Why is the Brown Pelican’s Population Crashing This Year?
How the Navajo code talkers helped win World War II
What is beach restoration?
Meet the World Cup's endangered armadillo mascot
Researcher unlocks cause of deadly brain cancer
You may be able to ditch your glasses, new study suggests
That's it for this time around -- I know, it's enough, right? Make sure to follow me on Twitter for more links as they go live in the coming days.