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Latin America Green News: coffee and birds both face climate threats, bees and monarchs get a boost from Obama, geothermal and solar progress in Central America

NRDCNRDCFri 3:23pm 81Maria Martinez, Program Assistant, Director of Programs & Latin America Project, Washington, D.C. Latin America Green…
Recharge Wrap-up: Georgia EV supporters threaten lawsuits, Tesla invites hacking at Def Con?

Recharge Wrap-up: Georgia EV supporters threaten lawsuits, Tesla invites hacking at Def Con?

Autoblog GreenAutoblog GreenFri 6:20pm 64Filed under: Government/Legal, Green, Tesla, Alternative Fuels, Technology, Electric China eliminates taxes for…
‘The Invisible Store of Happiness’ wooden installation produced less carbon emissions than an iPhone 6

‘The Invisible Store of Happiness’ wooden installation produced less carbon emissions than an iPhone 6

InhabitatInhabitatFri 2:30pm 63Read the rest of ‘The Invisible Store of Happiness’ wooden installation produced less carbon emissions than an…
This Week in Whales: Oil Spills Are Bad from BP Disaster to Santa Barbara; Designing Whale-Friendly Fishing Gear...

This Week in Whales: Oil Spills Are Bad from BP Disaster to Santa Barbara; Designing Whale-Friendly Fishing Gear...

NRDCNRDCFri 4:59pm 62Zak Smith, Attorney, Marine Mammal Protection Project, Santa Monica (Photo by NOAA/Refugio Response Incident Command)…
Sea lion, fed up with climate change, hits the bar

Sea lion, fed up with climate change, hits the bar

GristGristFri 5:25pm 59Michael Armstrong Sea lions have been driven out of the sea and onto city streets because their tasty sources of food…
Is Tomorrowland the the most dystopian movie of 2015?

Is Tomorrowland the the most dystopian movie of 2015?

GristGristFri 7:39pm 56The basics: A girl genius who just doesn’t want the world to stop dreaming, Casey Newton (Britt Robertson) gets caught…
Power for All Shows Peabody a Real Plan to End Energy Poverty

Power for All Shows Peabody a Real Plan to End Energy Poverty

DeSmogBlogDeSmogBlogFri 7:22pm 55Peabody Energy would like you to believe that coal is the only way to light up the homes of the roughly 1.1 billion who…
Climate change is messing with gravity again

Climate change is messing with gravity again

GristGristFri 7:20pm 53The Southern Antarctic Peninsula has dropped the ice equivalent of 350,000 Empire State buildings into the ocean since…

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Sluggish Response to Santa Barbara Oil Spill Rings Alarm Bells for the Arctic

Sluggish Response to Santa Barbara Oil Spill Rings Alarm Bells for the Arctic

NRDCNRDCThu 3:14pm 164Giulia C.S. Good Stefani, Attorney, Marine Mammal and Southern California Ecosystems Projects, Santa Monica An oil…

Seeing without eyes: octopus's skin possesses the same cellular mechanism for detecting light as its eyes do

ScienceDailyScienceDailyWed 7:39pm 987The skin of the California two-spot octopus can sense light even without input from the central nervous system. The…
Australia Finally Agrees On Renewable Energy Target Deal

Australia Finally Agrees On Renewable Energy Target Deal

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaMon 9:55am 136The Australian Government has conceded to a compromised Renewable Energy Target deal with its opposition, bringing the…
Tesla wins in Maryland! Governor allows Tesla to sell directly to customers

Tesla wins in Maryland! Governor allows Tesla to sell directly to customers

InhabitatInhabitatMon 9:23am 136Ever since Tesla started selling cars in the United States it has battled laws that forbid its direct-to-consumer sales…

Promising research trials find new combination of drugs treat underlying cause of most common form of cystic fibrosis

ScienceDailyScienceDailySun 2:33pm 1.2kResults from clinical trials show that a new combination of medications can successfully treat the underlying cause of…
Droughts, Floods and Heatwaves: Blame It on Climate Change

Droughts, Floods and Heatwaves: Blame It on Climate Change

EcoWatchEcoWatchSun 11:21am 141Such studies are calculated to help provoke governments, states and water authorities into preparing for climate change,…
7 Facts That Prove the Renewable Energy Revolution Has Arrived

7 Facts That Prove the Renewable Energy Revolution Has Arrived

EcoWatchEcoWatchSun 10:54am 136Solar is now so cheap that global adoption appears...
You have to see these pictures of Seattle’s kayaking climate protesters

You have to see these pictures of Seattle’s kayaking climate protesters

GristGristSun 12:10am 138An estimated 500 climate activists took to kayaks, canoes, paddleboards, and even a solar-powered party barge on…