Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, August 31

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Published on August 31st, 2011  |  Discuss This Article  

Today’s green news round-up holds the secret to a long, healthy life.

  1. A new seabird was discovered in Hawaii…and it’s a 40-year-old stuffed specimen.  (Mongabay)
  2. Coal shortages are speeding up China’s move toward clean energy.  (CleanTechnica)
  3. A new study says deforestation rates are higher in protected forests.  (YaleE360)
  4. Attention Labor Day travelers: Hurricane Irene might’ve shut down your favorite outdoor recreation spot.  (Christian Science Monitor)
  5. The world’s oldest person (nearly 121! wow!) credits her longevity to her healthy, all-natural Amazon Rainforest lifestyle.  (Treehugger)
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