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The Green Buzz: Monday, August 5

Written by | August 5th, 2013

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There’s news on another unexpected consequence of climate change in today’s green news.

  1. Costa Rica is closing its zoos and setting the animals free. (International Business Times)
  2. Is climate change connected to a global rise in violence? A new study in Science says yes. (BBC News)
  3. Moonbird has been spotted in Canada! (Philly.com)
  4. A world without lions, elephants and rhinos? We’re on the way to that reality. (National Geographic)
  5. Could planned grazing revive the world’s grasslands? (NPR)

The Green Buzz: Wednesday, May 22

Written by | May 22nd, 2013

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Dolphins, bears and “Moonbird” – oh my!

  1. The famed red knot who has flown more than 400,000 miles has been spotted! (Mongabay)
  2. Want to know if what you’re buying supports policies that you don’t? There’s an app for that. (Grist)
  3. Good news for our cetacean friends: India has banned captive dolphin shows. (TreeHugger)
  4. We’re remembering the man who discovered the ozone hole. (MNN)
  5. Bear tranquilized in tree? Colorado firefighters to the rescue. (Huffington Post)

Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, May 30

Written by | May 30th, 2012

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From moonbirds to green jobs, here’s your morning dose of green news.

  1. B95, or “Moonbird” — A famous red knot — is back in the Delaware Bay, located by the same biologist who banded it 19 years ago! (Green)
  2. The Prius is now the world’s third top-selling car. (Bloomberg)
  3. Give local residents a say on how forests are used, and you’ll reduce deforestation and climate change. (Washington Post)
  4. Looking for a new job? Here are five surprisingly green ones. (National Geographic)
  5. Waste not, want not: If you’re a Massachusetts business, much of your food waste will soon be composted for green energy. (GreenBiz)
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