Written by Trevor Martin | January 17th, 2014
Written by Megan Sheehan | December 4th, 2013
Written by Megan Sheehan | December 2nd, 2013
A threat to Christmas trees, cube-friendly plants and protecting NYC from storms all in today’s green news.
- There’s something lurking in the soil, and it’s creating a “national problem” for the Christmas tree market. (NBC News)
- An urban school alliance is using its purchasing power to get suppliers to create and sell healthier and more sustainable products. (The New York Times)
- A surefire way to combat the winter blues? One of these 10 plants will brighten your day and clean the air around you! (MNN)
- The NZ government announced a plant to protect the world’s rarest dolphin, but conservationists say it’s not nearly enough. (BBC News)
- There’s a new plan to protect the Bronx and Howard Beach from storm surge — much of which will include natural infrastructure. (LongIsland.com)
Written by Megan Sheehan | September 30th, 2013
Written by Giulio Boccaletti | September 9th, 2013
Markets are not the solution to all water problems, but offer an example of the innovation needed for sustainable management of this precious resource.
Written by Brad Parker | September 9th, 2013
Written by Megan Sheehan | July 25th, 2013
Written by Andrew Benson | July 12th, 2013
It’s Friday! ..and we all know you’re on Facebook at work… But don’t worry, we’ll keep it a secret while you check out these green news stories!
- So we already knew dolphins are smart and have many talents, but is detecting pregnancy one of them? (HuffPo)
- I wonder if Forrest Gump could ride a bike from San Fransisco to Brazil like this 70- year old man!(HuffPo)
- I’ll admit, my inner child is a bit jealous of this house built in a tree! (TreeHugger)
- That moment when the batteries in the remote die may be a bit further apart, thanks to rice! (TreeHugger)
- This may not be the alien spaceship from ‘Man of Steel’ but finding a cargo plane six decades old beneath the ice is still pretty awesome! (HuffPo)
Written by Adam Freed | July 3rd, 2013
As China grows to an urban population of 900 million people, the most critical thing it will have to get right is protecting its water supply, says the director of our Securing Water Program.
Written by Andrew Benson | July 1st, 2013