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IUCN Proposes ‘Green List’ of Non-Endangered, Thriving Species

The International Union for Conservation of Nature looks as though they'll be adding a positive spin to their work: Adding a Green List of species to the existing Red List of endangered species. The…

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5 Shocking At-Risk Species Still on U.S. Menus

By Emily Sohn, Discovery Channel Even if you read educational materials at zoos and donate money to conservation organizations, your eating habits may be unintentionally undermining the threatene…

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Top 10 New Species

A bug-eating sea slug? A fanged minnow? A carnivorous sponge? It's not a carnival sideshow, but a selection of characters from the top ten new species culled from the thousands of species describe…

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