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Thomas Lovejoy, biologist who championed biodiversity, dies

Dec. 27, 2021 13:03 PM EST

FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Thomas E. Lovejoy, a leading conservation biologist who is credited with popularizing the term “biological diversity,” has died. He was 80. His death on Saturday was announced by George Mason University, where he was director of the Institute for a...

Rhiannon Giddens, Lumineers join 'Event for the Environment'

Nov. 09, 2021 13:11 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — More than 200 musical artists will perform next month as part of an online fundraiser for the environment that will be shown on YouTube. Black Pumas, Jack Johnson, Ben Harper, the Lumineers, Rhiannon Giddens, Cat Stevens, Taj Mahal and Rosanne Cash are...