Tag: plastic in ocean

Cool Green Morning: Friday, July 8

Written by | July 8th, 2011

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Air pollution, haboobs and puffins… the hottest green topics, delivered straight to your (virtual) doorstep:

  1. A new study finds nearly 1 in 10 fish in the Pacific have consumed plastic. (The Christian Science Monitor)
  2. Do smoggy skies make you feel depressed? It’s not just your imagination. (TreeHugger)
  3. Is the giant dust storm (aka “haboob”) that overtook Phoenix a glimpse of the future? (Climate Progress)
  4. The secret lives of puffins are revealed via underground cameras. (BBC)
  5. Giving local communities, not governments, control is what helps slow deforestation. (Mongabay)

Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, March 23

Written by | March 23rd, 2011

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Bachelor bears and eco-e-books– all this and more in today’s cool green wrap-up:

  1. Just how green are e-books? According to this infographic, pretty green. (CleanTechnica)
  2. All this plastic was found in one sea turtle’s belly. (Wired)
  3. California’s climate change law is being derailed not by its conservative detractors, but by the leftier fringes of the enviro movement. (Green)
  4. Fishermen are finding creative ways to get paid more to catch less. (Grist)
  5. According to a new study, more bears are choosing the single life. (Treehugger)
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