The following video is only 40 seconds long. Please watch it.
This is a video is of a thylacine, a marsupial tiger; Thylacinus cynocephalus. It is extinct.
Habitat destruction, pollution and climate change are now causing the extinction of more creatures than ever before in the history of our planet.
“current extinction rates are 50 to 500 times higher than extinction rates in the fossil record […] This is an extremely conservative estimate, as it does not account for undocumented extinctions”
Extinction isn’t just for today, it’s forever.