Tag: 4th of july

A New Tradition for the Fourth

Written by | July 3rd, 2013

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Four in five American voters agree that conserving our country’s natural resources is patriotic. So what will you do this 4th of July to get the most of nature?

The Green Buzz: Wednesday, July 3

Written by | July 3rd, 2013

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Before you head outdoors for the 4th of July, cool off with some green news.

  1. 2001-2010 will be known as the decade of climate extremes. (BBC)
  2. Watch: an incredible high-speed video of birds in flight. (Phys Org)
  3. Cool down with five natural air-conditioning designs inspired by nature. (National Geographic)
  4. How hip hop’s roots are traced back to urban parks. (Grist)
  5. A 200-year-old, 39-pound rockfish caught in Alaska. (Huffington Post)

For America’s Birthday, Take Your Party to a Park

Written by | July 3rd, 2013

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This Independence Day, our guest blogger reflects on how fortunate we are that so much of America has been preserved for our enjoyment and enlightenment.

Finding Common Ground

Written by | July 3rd, 2012

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A new public opinion poll done for the Conservancy reveals that the overwhelming majority of Americans still believe in conserving our natural resources and that they consider conservation patriotic.

Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, July 3

Written by | July 3rd, 2012

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World records are broken in today’s green news roundup.

  1. There’s nothing we can do to stop sea-level rise, say scientists. (TreeHugger)
  2. Could Texas soil hold the cure for Alzheimer’s? (Discovery News)
  3. This 20-foot long crocodile is the proud new owner of a Guinness World Record. (National Geographic)
  4. Celebrate the 4th of July at one of America’s most patriotic national parks. (Mother Nature Network)
  5. As outdoor temperatures rise, so do air conditioning bills. Here’s how to save. (The Daily Green)
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