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Cool Green Morning: Thursday, April 14

Written by | April 14th, 2011

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With our big brains, shouldn’t we humans be able to solve climate change?

  1. A new Nature Conservancy study offers a roadmap for wind development that doesn’t harm wildlife. (Clean Technica)
  2. It turns out that having a bigger brain does get you ahead in life. At least, if you’re an invasive species. (Conservation Journal Watch
  3. We need to get more women involved in green technology, says Kristina Johnson. (GreenBiz)
  4. Wolves are now off the endangered species list–which isn’t as good as it sounds. (The New York Times)
  5. One of the world’s great environmental thinkers offers some advice on energy use. (Green)

Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, March 16

Written by | March 16th, 2011

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Cool Green Morning: Never lacking in variety.

  1. A former “eco-bride” and current marine scientist shares tips for going green on your wedding day. (ABC News)
  2. Curved wood floors are less wasteful than their straight up-and-down counterparts. Good to know! (EcoGeek)
  3. Pepsi launches a 100% petroleum-free plastic bottle. (Treehugger)
  4. Concerns about climate change are at a record low in the U.S., says a new poll. (YaleE360)
  5. Is it or isn’t it? For now, the flat-tailed lizard won’t be listed as an endangered species. (LA Times)

 

Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, January 19

Written by | January 19th, 2011

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Kick off your day the cool green way:

  1. When it comes to eco-friendly household products, there’s a green divide between men and women. (Urban Farm)
  2. This pretty little flower was just removed from the endangered species list. Congrats, pretty little flower! (Green)
  3. Thanks to climate change, the northern hemisphere’s ice is melting, which means less sunlight is reflected back into space, which means the planet’s getting warmer even faster. Phew. (Christian Science Monitor)
  4. Trees are smarter than squirrels. (Treehugger)
  5. Does eating sustainably raised meat make a more positive impact than going veg? This writer thinks so. (Guardian)
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