homo sapiens, soon to be extinct?

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Civilization-Ending Climate Change Is Knocking On Our Door 

We are standing in an extinction event.  Many of us started noticing it when the insects began to vanish in large numbers right after the turn of the century. I’ll never forget the day the trucker called into my radio show. It was probably around 14 years ago, and he identified himself as a long-haul trucker who regularly ran a coast-to-coast route from the southeast to the Pacific Northwest dozens of times a year. More

Source: Civilization-Ending Climate Change Is Knocking On Our Door – CounterPunch.org

The Race to Save the Vaquita Porpoise From Extinction 

San Felipe, Baja California, Mexico. The long-running global struggle to prevent extinction of the world’s most endangered marine mammal claimed its first human life here on Jan. 2, in the conflict between illegal fishing and conservation of the vaquita porpoise. Fisherman Mario Garcia Toledo, 56, died after suffering massive injuries when his skiff collided with More

Source: The Race to Save the Vaquita Porpoise From Extinction – CounterPunch.org