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Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, January 23

Written by | January 23rd, 2013


Green news time. Go!

  1. At the World Economic Forum, our president/CEO Mark Tercek talks about investing in nature. (Hub Culture)
  2. What do Chicago’s bird casualties tell us about climate change? Their feathers are full of secrets. (Grist)
  3. A new study suggests American cities are maybe less vulnerable to water scarcity than previously thought. (Conservation Magazine)
  4. A program in the UK will plant some trees in exchange for that old hoopty you’ve been driving around. (Treehugger)
  5. Willy’s free. Now Lolita needs help, says one filmmaker. (Mongabay)

Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, September 21

Written by | September 21st, 2011


The “when animals attack!” edition.

  1. A new report says that climate change is weaving its way into corporate strategy. (Green)
  2. The Nile crocodile is actually the Nile crocodileS. (Mongabay)
  3. Yellowstone released a report on this summer’s grizzly attack. (Los Angeles Times)
  4. Energy efficiency not only saves a bunch of cash–it also created more than 330,000 jobs in two decades. (CleanTechnica)
  5. A former trainer believes captivity is what makes orcas attack. (Wired)

Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, February 2

Written by | February 2nd, 2010


Six more weeks of winter, according to Punxsutawney Phil!? At least you have a daily dose of the best green news links online to keep you warm:

  1. Trees in Eastern forests are adapting to climate change by growing faster. (NY Times)
  2. The deadline for the Copenhagen Accord came… and went. See who submitted their plans. (The Vine)
  3. Orcas are making a comeback in the Northwest, with the help of 6 new babies. (Christian Science Monitor)
  4. That idea to paint roofs white in order to reduce energy use? Not gonna work, says a new study. (Conservation Journal Watch)
  5. The blobfish — perhaps the world’s ugliest creature — faces extinction from bottom trawling. (Extinction Countdown)
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