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Cool Green Morning: Monday, December 31

Written by | December 31st, 2012

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Happy New Year! Enjoy the last suite of cool green news for 2012.

  1. Nature was busy this past year: see a slideshow of the worst natural disasters in 2012. (Huffington Post)
  2. Check out this roundup of environmental journalism from 2012. (One Earth)
  3. Positive for Pachyderms: Los Angeles is considering a ban on circus elephants. (MNN)
  4. Vultures in the Everglades are eating…cars? (Washington Post)
  5. Georgia is planning its first suite of bear tunnels to help protect the species and connect their vital habitat. (Online Athens)

Cool Green Morning: Thursday, May 24

Written by | May 24th, 2012

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The news this morning strongly hints that if you haven’t already, it’s time to jump on the reusable bag bandwagon…

  1. L.A. is now the largest city in the U.S. to ban plastic bags! (Treehugger)
  2. They have it rough enough, so the last thing baby sea turtles need are hot nests due to climate change. (Green)
  3. Northwestern University scientists have developed a more efficient and enviro-friendly solar cell. (CleanTechnica)
  4. Because we know you’ve been dying to learn: How whales open their huge mouths. (BBC Nature)
  5. The WHO says radiation levels from Fukushima not as high as previously thought — but infants at risk. (Guardian)
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