Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, August 17

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Published on August 17th, 2011  |  Discuss This Article  

It’s been pretty hot out this year.  Maybe you’ve noticed?

  1. So far this year, six nations have experienced record-high temperatures.  Zero nations have experienced record lows.  (Mongabay)
  2. In the US, these record highs are causing water pipes to “burst like geysers.”  (Climate Progress)
  3. London schools offer lessons in green IT.  (Greener Computing)
  4. The harmless-yet-somewhat-creepy-looking Lake Erie watersnake is making a comeback.  (Green)
  5. Check out these great close-ups of rare mammals from a huge camera-trap study.  (Wired)
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