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Save the giant spitting earthworm

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The three-foot long, giant Palouse earthworm has only been seen a few times in the last century, for which many people are probably grateful. But scary or not, the Palouse earthworm (Driloleirus americanus) is critically endangered, and both it and its ecosystem in portions of Idaho and Washington are in danger of being wiped out. [...]

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