Tag: giant squid

The Green Buzz: Friday, March 22

Written by | March 22nd, 2013


Happy World Water Day! We’re bringing you some green news with a splash of water news, too.

  1. Research reveals a giant squid is a giant squid is a giant squid. (Wired)
  2. How the water crisis is a women’s, kids’ and hunger issue. (Huffington Post Green)
  3. Are Africa “land grabs” really “water grabs”? (CNN)
  4. 5 ways we can lessen our water use this World Water Day. (Mother Nature Network)
  5. You know those mass extinctions 135 million years ago? Blame the volcanoes. (National Geographic)

Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, January 8

Written by | January 8th, 2013


What’s huge, mysterious, and lives in the deep, dark sea?

  1. A team in Japan has filmed a giant squid in its natural habitat for the first time ever. (Huffington Post)
  2. Concord, Massachusetts, has become the first city in the U.S. to ban plastic bottles! (Treehugger)
  3. A study of ants has deepened concerns about the toxicity of plastic additives. (Green)
  4. We humans don’t have a monopoly on morality: Bonobos share bananas and do it, seemingly, altruistically. (MNN)
  5. A proposed copper mine to be built in the Lower Zambezi National Park has been rejected (thank goodness). (Mongabay)

Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, July 20

Written by | July 20th, 2010


What do curry, spy planes and manatees have in common? They’re all part of the best cool green news links around!

  1. Could curry save the planet? Scientists find turmeric and coriander can reduce methane emissions from sheep and cows. (London Independent)
  2. The Gulf oil spill threatens manatees, giant squid and other deep-water creatures. (Mongabay)
  3. Ask Umbra asks, does the word “spill” really cut it? Really? (Grist)
  4. A new oceans council attempts tp make sense of all the various policies governing U.S. oceans and coasts. (Green)
  5. A hydrogen-powered spy plane? Even secret agents can be eco-friendly. (BBC)
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