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E.O. Wilson: Help build the Encyclopedia of Life














As noted entomologist E.O. Wilson accepts his 2007 TED Prize, he makes a plea on behalf of his constituents, the insects and small creatures, to learn more about our biosphere. Wilson states that as we're still discovering tiny organisms indispensable to life we're steadily, methodically, and vigorously destroying nature. In this talk, Wilson identifies five grave threats to biodiversity and asks people to work together on the Encyclopedia of Life, a web-based compendium of data from scientists and amateurs on every aspect of the biosphere.
 
 

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