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Cool Green Morning: Thursday, July 21

Written by | July 21st, 2011

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Sea turtles and cleantech divas… what more could you ask for in a green news round-up?

  1. Visit a green sea turtle hatchery in Indonesia. (TreeHugger)
  2. Climate change is a major threat to peace and security, says UN official. (BBC)
  3. Is another oil spill like the one in Yellowstone imminent? (HuffPostGreen)
  4. China tries to beat back massive algae blooms in it’s 3rd largest freshwater lake. (YaleE360)
  5. Meet 12 women leading the cleantech revolution. (Grist)

Cool Green Morning: Thursday, December 23

Written by | December 23rd, 2010

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Kick it up a notch with these 5 cool green links:

  1. So the earth could warm by 2, 5 or 18 degrees Fahrenheit… what’s the big deal? Must we quibble over numbers? (Green)
  2. Some folks are turning to bartering to save green this holiday season. Added perk: it’s a green way to give! (New York Times)
  3. According to U.S. law, polar bears are still only threatened, not endangered. (BBC)
  4. Yet, in the face of global warming, scientists want to plan for a refuge for polar bears. (YaleE360)
  5. Your cell phone can now squeak like an American pika when you download endangered species ringtones. (Grist)

Cool Green Morning: Thursday, June 24

Written by | June 24th, 2010

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Step right up for the top 5 coolest, greenest links around:

  1. If you’ve already conquered the 100-mile diet, now try the 150-mile wardrobe. (Treehugger)
  2. Monsanto versus alfalfa farmers – who won? (Grist)
  3. Concord, MA: home to Walden Pond and the country’s first ban on the sale of bottled water. (The New York Times)
  4. The departing UN chief climate negotiator says he’s still optimistic. (Yale Environment 360)
  5. Will removing a ban on commercial fishing spell doomsday for abalone in South Africa? (Extinction Countdown)

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