Tag: uranium

Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, July 5

Written by | July 5th, 2011

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Happy orangutans, classic Coke and 8,000 meat-free calories…time to get green!

  1. Can a vegan diet help this cyclist win the Tour de France? (TreeHugger)
  2. The wildest ecosystem in the country should be preserved, esp. for wildlife says new report. (Green)
  3. The world’s most endangered chimp now has a plan. (Extinction Countdown)
  4. Meanwhile, a new study says happy orangutans live longer in zoos. (BBC)
  5. What’s a cheap way to measure uranimum levels in soil? (Hint: it’s America’s favorite soft drink.) (Conservation Journal Watch)

Cool Green Morning: Friday, February 18

Written by | February 18th, 2011

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Before you start your 3-day weekend check out these 5 cool links:

  1. “Toxic avenger” fish have adapted to survive in horribly polluted waters. (NPR)
  2. Before you open that new box of Tagalongs: Are Girl Scout cookies killing orangutans? (Grist)
  3. Biodiversity in the Grand Canyon is being threatened by demand for uranium. (Guardian Eco)
  4. A tiny island’s invasive “killing machine” has finally been captured. (Treehugger)
  5. Go inside the mystery of the missing moon trees. (Wired Science)
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