Tag: satellite images

Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, August 22

Written by | August 22nd, 2012


It’s nearing the end of summer, so let’s talk beaches. And sunbathing.

  1. At a Virginia beach, rising seas mean rising tempers over what comes first at Chincoteague: parking or preservation. (Scientific American)
  2. A city whose natural tidelands are 50 percent filled-in means that Boston, too, is planning for ‘near-term risk’ of rising tides. (NPR)
  3. Soaking up lots of rays may be bad for humans, but this bug is sunbathing for its health. (BBC Nature)
  4. Mutant Fish? Eyeless Shrimp? They’re not new species, they’re from the Gulf. (Treehugger)
  5. NASA has captured satellite images of the wildfires burning at night. Stunning! (Mongabay)

Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, November 17

Written by | November 17th, 2010


Images from space that will knock your socks off… what more could you ask for on this cool green morning?

  1. California condors face a new obstacle on the road to recovery. (The New York Times)
  2. Big bummer: the only national cap-and-trade exchange in the U.S. is shutting down. (Green)
  3. Want to eat well and be Earth-friendly on Thanksgiving? Try these vegetarian recipes. (Treehugger)
  4. Climate change is color blind, and the green movement should be too, says this blogger. (Green Biz)
  5. Believe it or not, these incredible images are of planet Earth–check them out! (Wired)
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