Cool Green Morning: Monday, December 6

Written by
Published on December 6th, 2010  |  Discuss This Article  

Almost everything you need for a perfectly cool green morning… just add caffeine.

  1. Among wealthy nations, the U.S. is the most vulnerable to economic fallout from the effects of climate change.  (Mongabay)
  2. Google’s “shiny new tool,” Google Earth Engine, will help scientists track and analyze changes in the environment– and monitor and hopefully slow deforestation.  (Huffington Post Green)
  3. New research suggests  that bioplastics are not for sure eco-friendlier than petroleum-based plastics.  (EcoGeek)
  4. Ask Umbra weighs in on the Christmas tree debate.  (Here’s our side.)  (Grist)
  5. Is the end in sight for the world’s coral reefs?  One scientist predicts they’ll be gone within a generation.  (YaleE360)
Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Make a Donation

Donate to The Nature Conservancy and give back to nature.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,




 Make a comment




Comment

Make a Donation

Donate to The Nature Conservancy and give back to nature.

About Conservancy Talk

We're green. We're nature-lovers. We are Conservancy Talk. Hear Nature Conservancy staff and invited experts share their voices on today’s conservation issues — in our uniquely rigorous, science-based way. Learn more

Subscribe Now

Get our monthly e-newsletter filled with eco-tips and info on the places you care about most.