Written by McKenzie Jones | January 15th, 2014
Climate change illustrated haiku, exponential tree growth, and disappearing sea cows–all in today’s green news.
- A scientist uses very creative means to communicate the main points of the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report. (Sightline Daily)
- A study in California finds that trees’ growth rates actually increase over their lifetime. What are the implications in terms of the techniques we use to capture carbon using forests? (The Guardian)
- The manatee–an animal with no natural predators–has virtually disappeared from Florida coasts. Scientists seek to solve this mystery. (Earth Island Journal)
Written by McKenzie Jones | December 16th, 2013
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | October 1st, 2013
Written by Giulio Boccaletti | August 20th, 2013
Hydropower may be controversial, but NGOs must engage with the hydropower community to ensure the impact is positive, says our managing director of global freshwater.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | August 6th, 2013
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | February 26th, 2013
Written by Megan Sheehan | January 31st, 2013
Where can you find green news on animal smuggling, a questionable sea turtle farm and detergent carcinogens? Why, in your Cool Green Morning, of course.
- Procter & Gamble agrees to remove a carcinogen in one of its detergents, after green moms organize a petition. (MNN)
- The only sea turtle farm in the world is under scrutiny by an animal-welfare group for unsanitary conditions. (Bloomberg)
- Six bizarre animal smuggling busts — you won’t believe the lengths that some people will go to… (National Geographic)
- A US Navy Minesweeper has run aground on a protected marine sanctuary, and now will be dismantled to reduce damage. (The Guardian)
- The World Resources Institute has created a one-stop shop for global water worries. (Green)
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | May 22nd, 2012
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | April 16th, 2012