Who saves the less popular species?

One study shows that little conservation effort is being devoted to some species whose situation is very alarming. The lack of popularity negatively affects endangered species and is generating serious strategic errors in conservation programs.

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Palisandro: the tree to make guitars that is going extinct

For centuries the rosewood has been special: the real rosewood corresponds to certain parts of the trunk of a tree of the genus Dalbergia, especially the Dalbergia nigra or jacarandá of Brazil; Its wood is pink, dense and veined and when working properly it is very beautiful as well as…

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The Sumatran rhinoceros has been endangered since the Pleistocene

The Sumatran rhinoceros (Dicerorhinus sumatrensis) is one of the most threatened mammals on Earth. In 2011, it was thought that only about 200 of the rhinos were still living in the wild, and now, an international team of researchers has sequenced and analyzed the first genome of a male of…

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