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Cool Green Morning: Monday, January 4

Written by | January 4th, 2010

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5 hot green stories to make your work re-entry a little less painful:

  1. What’s killing all the Tasmanian devils? (Wired Science)
  2. Should the United States have a water ethic, like Aldo Leopold’s land ethic? (Water Wired)
  3. Is Whole Foods CEO John Mackey a climate change skeptic? (Treehugger)
  4. What does an environmental refugee look like (and will climate change produce more of them)? (The New York Times)
  5. Why increasing climate change media coverage might be a hard sell. (DotEarth)

Cool Green Morning: Monday, October 19

Written by | October 19th, 2009

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Salmon adapting to dams? Solar panels causing climate change? Optimistic conservationists? There is nothing wrong with your computer. Do not attempt to adjust your monitor. We are now in control of the transmission…here on the best darn roundup of daily cool green news ever: The Royal Botanic Gardens in England announces that it’s collected seeds […]

Cool Green Morning: Monday, August 17

Written by | August 17th, 2009

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Is bottled water propping up a dictatorship? Is Walmart’s green business club worth the dues? Is Mumbai headed for a climate change fall? And who stole nearly 100 loggerhead turtle hatchlings from a North Carolina beach? All this and more in this morning’s Coolness: Joel Makower looks at Walmart’s Sustainability Consortium — a sort of […]

Cool Green Morning: Monday, May 18

Written by | May 18th, 2009

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We’re tired from the weekend…but not too tired to get you your five hottest green links, fresh from Al Gore’s favorite invention: Bentley’s new luxury car, the Continental, is 85 percent recyclable, reports Environmental Leader. But since 70 percent of all Bentleys ever made are still on the road or garaged, who cares? How to […]

Cool Green Morning: Monday, May 4

Written by | May 4th, 2009

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We scour the Internets (all of them) to find the five most interesting green stories of the day. Every morning. An absolutely free service. You’re welcome! Google is conserving energy at its headquarters campus by using goats to trim its lawns for the same cost as mowing the grass. (No word on the methane output […]

Cool Green Morning: Friday, May 1

Written by | May 1st, 2009

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Happy May Day! Here are five green reads you just gotta catch up on this morning: How a Bill Becomes a Law: The Waxman-Markey climate bill (which calls for an 80 percent cut in U.S. greenhouse gas emissions by 2050) is stalled in a House committee — and The Wall Street Journal analyzes the obstacles […]

Cool Green Morning: Friday, Feb. 27

Written by | February 27th, 2009

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It’s the end of the week, and of course our thoughts turn to good times, laughter, and flatulence…strictly as a climate-change issue, you understand. Catch the latest on stopping passed gas from going greenhouse — and all the rest of today’s hot green links: Not a Fart Joke: You might have missed this yesterday, but […]

Cool Green Morning: Friday, Jan. 30

Written by | January 30th, 2009

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OK, so where did that month go? All we have is this moment, my friends — and its green news of weird sustainable houses, fertilizing the ocean with iron, and green alternatives to the iFart. Read on, and seize the day: There’s the Beef: Cattle ranching is responsible for nearly 80 percent of the Amazon’s […]

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