Good riddance, Irene!
- Is climate change making hurricanes stronger? (Green)
- In the wake of Hurricane Irene, does New York City need storm surge protection? (DotEarth)
- After making a pretty significant wrong turn two months ago, Happy Feet the penguin is finally on his way home. (Treehugger)
- Meet the just-discovered Komodo dragon of wasps. (Mongabay)
- Do you really need a trashcan liner? Ask Umbra has the scoop. (Grist)
Tags: Ask Umbra, Climate Change, climate change and hurricanes, DotEarth, extreme weather, green, Grist, Happy Feet, Hurricane Irene, hurricanes, Mongabay, New York City, penguin, storm surge, surge protection, trashcan liner, Treehugger, wasps