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Earth Journal by Ron Meador aims to clarify environmental issues in the news, lend proportion and perspective to competing claims, and engage MinnPost readers in exploring subjects that lie beyond the headlines — with a special emphasis on solutions to environmental challenges. 

One-quarter of world's mammals at risk, says new analysis of extinction rates

For this survey the journal Nature pulled together the most reliable data it could find on the current state of species endangerment worldwide.