Tag: wolverine

Nature’s Madness: Taking the Tournament Outdoors

Written by | March 21st, 2013

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March Madness is in full swing — in honor of college basketball’s biggest moment, we’ve pitted together nature’s fiercest creatures for our own online competition this March.

The Green Buzz: Wednesday, February 6

Written by | February 6th, 2013

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Happy Hump Day! And now for your green buzz…

  1. Obama has tapped REI’s chief executive officer to lead the Interior Department. (New York Times)
  2. Tsunami debris on Alaska’s shore: worse than the Exxon Valdez oil spill? (NPR)
  3. Chicago architect: “We have to cluster together to have a better relationship with nature.” (Bloomberg)
  4. Another victim of climate change, the wolverine could end up on the Endangered Species List. (Mongabay)
  5. U.S. carbon emissions have dipped to 1994 levels. (MNN)

Cool Green Morning: Monday, December 5

Written by | December 5th, 2011

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To clone or not to clone, that is the question.

  1. The currently extinct Wooly mammoth may roam again, thanks to cloning. (TreeHugger)
  2. Climate change = 75 percent man-made. (Scientific American)
  3. Wasps rely on face recognition to keep the peace. (National Geographic)
  4. The nation recycles only one-forth of our hard plastic bottle waste. (Green)
  5. Meet the winter endurance athletes of the animal world: wolverines. (Mongabay)

Summer Book Picks: Make Way for Giant Weasels

Written by | July 12th, 2011

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Our top summer book picks continue with Douglas Chadwick’s “The Wolverine Way”—a great read on the baddest mammal out there.

Best and Worst Environmental Moments of 2010

Written by | December 13th, 2010

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You know about the oil spill, but what other stories made our lead scientist’s list of environmental issues that dominated the year?

Cool Green Morning: Monday, June 22

Written by | June 22nd, 2009

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Ahhh, Monday. Grab your coffee and start the week off with the top five Cool Green News links of the day. You won’t be sorry. How much will the Waxman-Markey bill cost you? A new assessment from the Congressional Budget Office says $175 per household (not the $3,000 that Repbulican opponents have asserted). According to […]

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