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Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, August 10

Written by | August 10th, 2010

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Add a little butter, a dash of car exhaust, bake at high heat and you’ve got yourself a cool green morning!

  1. It isn’t good for your waistline, but at least butter makes decent biodiesel. (The New York Times)
  2. The recent post-Copenhagen and pre-Mexico UN meeting in Germany made little progress toward a global warming accord. (Christian Science Monitor)
  3. Speaking of climate change… 17 nations have hit all-time heat records. (Mongabay)
  4. In the future, could cars run on their own exhaust? (EcoGeek)
  5. What inspires a bird to sing? Getting a mate and keeping one, it turns out. (Wired Science)

Cool Green Morning: Monday, June 8

Written by | June 8th, 2009

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Climate change, oceans and fish, water in the West… we’ve got all of today’s important topics gathered in one convenient place for you. Enjoy your Cool Green Morning news. Blogfish honors World Oceans Day with a round-up of the best in ocean blogging while over at Grist, Carl Safina offers some insight into why jellyfish are […]

Conservation by Convention Center

Written by | May 8th, 2009

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Not all conservationists are in the jungle discovering new species and measuring tree cover, or counting reef species in crystal clear tropical seas. Some make the biggest difference in conference rooms.

Cool Green Morning: Monday, April 13

Written by | April 13th, 2009

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While you’re nursing a candy hangover and wondering where you, too, can get a Portuguese water spaniel puppy, we spent the night gathering the freshest green news from around the Internets for you! So how about handing over some of your candy… Do Scooters Pollute More Than Hummers? That’s a claim made in a Chicago […]

Building a Climate Change House of Cards

Written by | April 3rd, 2009

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If you don’t know what Copenhagen and climate change have to do with each other, you’ve got some reading to do. If you do know, you may be hoping that we are finally on track for a new-and-improved global climate change agreement that will take care of the problems that the Kyoto Protocol failed to […]

Cool Green Morning: Friday, April 3

Written by | April 3rd, 2009

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Last week Cool Green Morning brought you news of a performance art piece by the group BaaaStuds using sheep strapped with LED lights. We now have video of said art piece above…and don’t blame us if you spend the rest of the day watching and emailing it. But before you do that, check out some […]

And They’re Off: U.S. ‘Fervently’ Engaged on Climate Talks

Written by | April 1st, 2009

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The first round of UNFCCC negotiations in 2009 started this week in Bonn, Germany, with the much-hailed opening comments from Todd Stern, the United States’ lead negotiator on climate change. Given that the U.S. Congress is at the beginning of discussions about domestic climate legislation and that these are the first international negotiations for Obama’s […]

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