More than 200 new species were discovered this year

More than 200 new species were discovered this year
Planet Earth has added a few more friends to its list of 8.7 million-known species. Researchers at the California Academy of Sciences officially identified 229 new plants and animals in 2018 — more than doubling the 85 discovered in 2017. Over a dozen scientists from the Academy and several dozen international collaborators have identified 120...