Tag: Coca-Cola

Cool Green Morning: Thursday, October 27

Written by | October 27th, 2011

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What do Paul McCartney, Gisele Bundchen, and Latin superstar Miguel Bosé have in common?

  1. The 6th annual International Green Awards are coming up. What star will win the Best Green Celeb category? (TreeHugger)
  2. Caged orangutans in Indonesia may be getting a one-way ticket to a secluded home on one of northern Sumatra’s proposed “orangutan islands.” (Guardian)
  3. What’s your number? As we await the arrival of our planet’s 7th billion person, see where you stand with this interactive graphic. (Population Action International)
  4. Next month, polar bears steal the spotlight when Coca-Cola turns their iconic red cans white for a new campaign to protect the Arctic. (Mother Nature Network)
  5. Huffington Post explores how pigs, pollution and other people taint our fruits and veggies. (Huffington Post Green)

Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, July 5

Written by | July 5th, 2011

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Happy orangutans, classic Coke and 8,000 meat-free calories…time to get green!

  1. Can a vegan diet help this cyclist win the Tour de France? (TreeHugger)
  2. The wildest ecosystem in the country should be preserved, esp. for wildlife says new report. (Green)
  3. The world’s most endangered chimp now has a plan. (Extinction Countdown)
  4. Meanwhile, a new study says happy orangutans live longer in zoos. (BBC)
  5. What’s a cheap way to measure uranimum levels in soil? (Hint: it’s America’s favorite soft drink.) (Conservation Journal Watch)

Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, June 28

Written by | June 28th, 2011

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5 green questions for your day:

  1. How many people could eat with the food waste from U.S. dumpsters? (Grist)
  2. Love reality cooking shows? Check out this one that aims to help the world. (Dot Earth)
  3. Metal fatigue can cause sudden collapse in airplanes–is there something similar in the Earth’s climate? (Earth Watch)
  4. Sure, lions and tigers are cool animals, but have you heard of these evolutionary wonders? (Wired)
  5. Can a billboard fight air pollution? Maybe if it’s made of plants. (GoodCleanTech)

Cool Green Morning: Thursday, September 9

Written by | September 9th, 2010

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What’s a water footprint? How can talking reduce deforestation? All this and more in today’s cool green news:

  1. The world’s smallest seahorse could become a casualty of the BP oil spill. (Extinction Countdown)
  2. Water footprinting may be more complex than carbon, but The Nature Conservancy and Coca Cola are showing how it can be done. (GreenBiz)
  3. Only in California can Republican candidates face fury for opposing climate change laws. (The Vine)
  4. Waterbirds don’t seem to care if their wetland habitat was built to filter sewage. (Conservation Journal Watch)
  5. Satellite data+in-person interviews with locals=less deforestation? (Mongabay)

Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, November 18

Written by | November 18th, 2009

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Coke’s introducing the “PlantBottle.”  Houston’s taking a modest step toward a greener image.  Enviros are teaming up with the religious right to encourage climate action on the Hill.  Today’s news is exceptionally cool AND green.  Read on for more: What’s more important than reaching a global agreement in Copenhagen?  Scientific American thinks a U.S.-China deal […]

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