Monthly Archives: April 2016

Climate Change This Week: The Coral Canary, a Windy US Future, and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Another Reason To Save Africa’s Forests – its butterflies, such as these glass winged butterflies. Source http://www.zendegi993.blogfa.com Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon Bizarre and Beautiful Congo … Continue reading

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Climate Change This Week: Avoiding the Heat, All Weather Solar Cells, and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. A Prickly Situation – this cartoonish katydid is found in Yasuni National Park, Ecuador (threatened by oil development – below); it illustrates the incredible biodiversity stored in rainforests, … Continue reading

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Climate Change This Week: Seas Rising 6 Feet By 2100, Xeroxing Solar Panels, and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Bizarre Beautiful Jewels of the Forest are another reason to preserve forests, as these US death’s head caterpillars illustrate. Credit Eigor Siwanowicz Forests: the cheapest way to store … Continue reading

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Feel Inspired Right Now: Meet the Goldman Award 2016 Heroes

The Goldman Awards reward those brave Davids that fight corporate Goliaths worldwide, trying to preserve their homes and communities from unjust, destructive development, and important ecosystems that benefit all of us. This is what binds our heroes this year: recognizing … Continue reading

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