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Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, October 20

Written by | October 20th, 2010

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You overslept this morning? Tell your boss you were just doing your part to fight climate change.

  1. Researchers discover three new species of cute little forest frogs in Tanzania. (Mongabay)
  2. Floating wind turbines sound kind of cool, don’t they? (CleanTechnica)
  3. Invasives like Asian carp and lionfish are bad for the environment, so let’s eat them. (DotEarth)
  4. The entire world has fallen way short on ocean protection goals. (YaleE360)
  5. Get more sleep! It’s better for you, and also the climate. (Treehugger)

Nature Photo of the Week: Laying in Wait

Written by | April 30th, 2010

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What do you think this little guy is thinking about? This pensive frog photo was taken by Flickr user Craig Damlo and shared through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr Group. Check out all The Nature Conservancy’s featured daily nature images — submitted to the Conservancy’s Flickr group by people like you — at my.nature.org.

Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, March 2

Written by | March 2nd, 2010

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Get ‘em while they’re cool– the day’s best green links in one tasty little package:

  1. Google gets into the solar thermal energy game. (EcoGeek)
  2. A common pesticide is turning male frogs into females, which could devastate frog populations for obvious reasons. (Mongabay)
  3. Green jobs in brownfields? The EPA thinks it’s possible. (CleanTechnica)
  4. Brooks introduces the greenest running shoe on the market. (GreenBiz)
  5. The Premier of British Columbia blames Vancouver’s spring-like Olympic weather on climate change. (Treehugger)

Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, October 27

Written by | October 27th, 2009

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It’s indeed a bright green morning today, with positive news everywhere: International Climate Day of Action a big success! Smart meters galore! And here’s the big news: a new study shows your personal actions can make a difference in the fight against climate change! Take that, all you climate change pessimists. Bill McKibben says we need to “stop […]

Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, April 28

Written by | April 28th, 2009

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Swine flu may have all the news attention today, but let’s re-focus our thoughts on… frogs. Today is the first-ever international “Save the Frogs Day.” Learn more about how to save one of the world’s most threatened animal groups, and then check out all of today’s top news stories. Save the Frogs Day: Never heard of […]

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