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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. 

In a reversal, climate scientists now say goal set in Paris accord is within reach

Recalculation of recent emissions reductions and renewables growth make the 1.5°C cap on global temperature rise look doable — though still difficult.