They are seriously called “hairy crazy ants” and they’re invading the U.S.
- SXSW Eco continues today with a keynote by our president and CEO, Mark Tercek. Get live updates from @nature_org and Cool Green Science. (The Nature Conservancy)
- A dust storm in Arizona caused multiple pileups on Interstate 10. (CNN)
- Hairy crazy ants are invading the southern U.S. And there’s video! (TreeHugger)
- Public opposition has compelled the government Myanmar to suspend construction of a giant Chinese dam. (Mongabay)
- A mountain lion in California was killed and mutilated by poachers. (Los Angeles Times)
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