Tasmanian Tiger

Climate Change Likely Killed Off Tasmanian Tigers

Climate Change Likely Killed Off Tasmanian Tigers

Image: Baker; E.J. Keller/Smithsonian There are plenty of reasons species go extinct. Perhaps they die en masse in a meteor event, or a new species comes along that outperforms or eats them. These days, humans can often play a role, like they did with the passenger pigeon — literally hunting…