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On the Trails: Dung fungus, wha?!

...interested in the well-known extinction of large mammals such as...the major causes of these extinctions. There is a fungus known...thousand years before final extinction. The principal changes caused the megafaunal extinction, but it remains possible...
Off the Beaten Path: To extinction and back, the shaggy saga of the muskox

...for a few moments and, seemingly unimpressed, went back to browsing. The saga of muskox, from tottering on the edge of extinction a hundred years ago to rebounding to more than a 100,000, shows both our capacity for destruction and restraint. They...
The Pacific Northwest Bestseller List

...Daniel James Brown2. Wild by Cheryl Strayed3. Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand4. How to Love by Thich Nhat Hanh5. The Sixth Extinction by Elizabeth Kolbert6. American Sniper by Chris Kyle, Scott McEwen7. 10% Happier by Dan Harris8. Quiet by Susan Cain9...
The Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List

...NONFICTION1. Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand2. The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown3. Wild by Cheryl Strayed4. The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural by History by Elizabeth Kolbert5. 10% Happier by Dan Harris6. Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher by Timothy...
The Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List

...Wild, by Cheryl Strayed2. The Boys in the Boat, by Daniel James Brown3. Unbroken, by Laura Hillenbrand4. The Sixth Extinction, by Elizabeth Kolbert5. Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher, by Timothy Egan6. 10% Happier, by Dan Harris7. Pogue's...
Author Lecture Series continues with "Empire of Extinction"

...The lecture will feature author Ryan Jones, of the University of Auckland, who will talk about his book, "Empire Of Extinction: Russians and the North Pacific's Strange Beasts of the Sea, 1741-1867."The book traces the story of how Russians...
No endangered listing for prized pinto abalone

...status review found that the pinto abalone is not in danger of extinction and does not warrant federal protection under the Endangered...concluded that the marine snail "is not presently in danger of extinction, nor is it likely to become so in the foreseeable future...
Rainy Day Reads: Science in crazy

...International Astronomical Union recently named an asteroid after him; asteroid 4942 Munroe is big enough to cause a mass extinction if it ever hits a planet like Earth.") and the accompanying comics.And I learned that I should start reading more books...
Alaska mammoths resisted extinction longer

...least 3,000 years after widespread extinction of the species. "This is the first...Island in northern Russia that suggests extinction there occurred about 3,700 years ago...neighboring islands? Because widespread extinction coincided with the arrival of humans...
Bald eagle populations soar after brush with extinction, the national symbol, once teetering on the brink of extinction, has rebounded dramatically in the past three decades. That...species, meaning they were no longer facing the threat of extinction. By 1999, their population had become secure enough that...


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