Tag: Earth

Cool Green Morning: Thursday, July 12

Written by | July 12th, 2012

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It’s a beautiful day in the neighborhood of green news.

  1. These beautiful bridges are just for animals. (Grist)
  2. Grab a beer at one of the first s0lar-powered breweries in Michigan. (Green)
  3. Finally: High speed rail is coming to California! (Treehugger)
  4. Need a vacation destination? Why not try one of the 10 most pristine places on Earth. (MNN)
  5. Not so beautiful: BPA is making fish mate with other species. (Scientific American)

Cool Green Morning: Thursday, January 26

Written by | January 26th, 2012

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Today we learn that Facebook’s roots go way, way back.

  1. Pass the veggies. School lunches get a makeover. (Christian Science Monitor)
  2. What do Tanzania’s Hadza people and Facebook have in common? (MSNBC)
  3. See the Earth in high-definition. (PhysOrg)
  4. Remodeling an old building is greener than building a new one. (Grist)
  5. Frog perfume? Madagascar frogs use more than just sight and sound to communicate. (Mongabay)

Xin Nian Kuai Le! (Happy New Year!)

Written by | January 20th, 2012

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Find out 5 reasons why the Conservancy had a great Year of the Rabbit and why the Year of the Dragon could be even better for conservation in China.

Cool Green Morning: Thursday, November 17

Written by | November 17th, 2011

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Can sports teams save the planet?

  1. The Green Sports Alliance encourages teams to clean up their acts. (Grist)
  2. Marines at Camp Smith, Hawaii, cut down on landfill by turning trash into ash. (Popular Science)
  3. How many mobile-phone apps does it take to change a light bulb? (Green)
  4. Time lapse video takes you on a glorious ride around Earth. (Mashable Tech)
  5. Done right, ‘sharrows’ can point the way to the future for a bicyclist. (Grist)

Resolutions for the Planet

Written by | January 11th, 2009

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Since I’ve struggled to come up with my own New Year’s resolutions, I got to thinking what resolutions the planet would make if it could. Here are a few: 1) Stop giving away the store and start charging for the true cost of my goods and services. 2) See the doctor about this low grade […]

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