Cool Green Morning: Friday, November 18

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Published on November 18th, 2011  |  Discuss This Article  

We’ve got something for everyone: from a frog returning from extinction to the planet’s largest mass extinction.

  1. The Hula painted frog, declared extinct in 1996, has been seen for the first time in 50 years. (Metro)
  2. The mystery of the vanishing jumbo squid species, which disappeared in 2010, has been solved. (MSNBC)
  3. A life of monogamy has a hidden benefit for greylag geese. (Wired Science)
  4. 252 million years ago more than three-quarters of life on Earth was killed off. Was climate change to blame? (Huffington Post Green)
  5. Recent bird flu research may be kept secret over bioterrorism fears. (NPR)
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