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The Green Buzz: Tuesday, November 5

Written by | November 5th, 2013

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For Election Day today, we’re voting for more photos of this elusive wild cat.

  1. Power plants are using this low-tech item to cut carbon emissions. (NY Times)
  2. The world’s least-known (and least photographed) wild cat captured on remote camera traps. (Mongabay)
  3. Coming to a city near you: dengue and yellow fever. (Grist)
  4. Why more environmentalists should fly. Do you agree? (The Guardian)
  5. Breaking space news: 1 in 5 Sun-like stars could host habitable planets. (The Telegraph)

Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, April 13

Written by | April 13th, 2011

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Squids, octopuses and…robot farmers? Oh my!

  1. Squids and octopuses (octopi?) could suffer life-threatening injuries from ocean noise pollution. (Scientific American)
  2. We all know flying’s not exactly green, but this new airport terminal attempts to green up the wait. (Green)
  3. A new study finds that the process of fracking is worse than coal over a 20-year period (but it’s about equal over a century). (Mongabay)
  4. Robot farmers might be feeding us in the future. (Discovery News)
  5. The US could collect a million megawatt hours of electricity annually by adding hydropower capacity at 70 of its existing dams and other water control structures, says a new report. (EcoGeek)

Cool Green Morning: Monday, May 24

Written by | May 24th, 2010

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The day’s best green links– get ‘em while they’re hot…err, cool!

  1. Check out these seven eco-homes that also float. (The Daily Green)
  2. Paris’ famed Champs-Elysées turns green (literally, with plants) for two days. (Guardian)
  3. For those who are struggling to adjust, here are the five stages of coping with sustainability. (Triple Pundit)
  4. Why isn’t everyone on board with green products? Two words: “price” and “performance,” says a new report. (GreenBiz)
  5. Will we/everybody ever give up our flying addictions? (YaleE360)
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