Tag: glacier melt

Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, July 27

Written by | July 27th, 2011

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Don’t mess with Texas…if something happens to the rest of the world, we could all be living in it.

  1. Nash Prairie is a “beautiful representation of what Texas really looked like,” says our Texas state director. (Houston Chronicle)
  2. A new documentary explores how disappearing glaciers devastate communities. (Grist)
  3. If the entire world lived at New York City’s density level, we could all fit into the state of Texas. Crazy! (Treehugger)
  4. Warming Arctic temperatures are releasing long-buried, long-frozen toxins, which could eventually reach our food and water supplies. (YaleE360)
  5. Can you trust your local drinking water? (The Daily Green)

Cool Green Morning: Monday, April 4

Written by | April 4th, 2011

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Start your week with a big old helping of green news:

  1. A new aquatic beetle was discovered in Texas, and it’s got a pretty cool name– Ereboporus naturaconservatus. (The Guardian)
  2. Scientists find 2,000-year-old coral near the site of the BP oil spill. (Christian Science Monitor)
  3. Is this Whole Foods the greenest grocery store in the world? (ClimateBiz)
  4. A new study of the glaciers and ice fields in Patagonia indicates that climate change might be happening faster than we thought. (Green)
  5. When bats disappear, it costs the agricultural industry billions. (Mongabay)

Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, January 11

Written by | January 11th, 2011

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These 5 cool green links will turn your dial up to 11:

  1. The question is: what do we do about glacier melt? (Earth Watch)
  2. Commuters passing through Stockholm’s Central Station heat a nearby building. (BBC)
  3. Scientists are racing to protect the world’s 10 most endangered coral species. (Mongabay)
  4. Australia’s “inland tsunami” hits 11 on the flood dial. (Treehugger)
  5. This blog post offers “‘the solution’ to global warming.” Read on. (Climate Progress)

Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, November 3

Written by | November 3rd, 2009

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It’s Election Day in the United States — get out and vote! Then immediately get back on your smartphone and check out the hottest in online green this morning — including what might possibly be the best green name ever… Mt. Kilimanjaro’s ice cap is disappearing — but is that climate change’s fault? Two research […]

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