Emperor penguins are climbing cliffs to avoid climate change and forest elephants are making it rain in today’s #greennews.
- Four colonies of iconic emperor penguins were spotted climbing cliffs to avoid increasingly rampant ice melt. (Mother Nature Network
- Tropical forests play a large role in precipitation around the world and in Congo, they’re bolstered by the eating & excreting of the forest elephant. (BBC)
- A recent MIT study projects that 52% of the world’s population in 2050 will live in water-stressed areas. (Treehugger)
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