Here are your green news links for this weekend.
The relentless, weather-gone-crazy type of heat that has blistered the United States and other parts of the world in recent years is so rare that it can’t be anything but man-made global warming, says a new statistical analysis from a top government scientist. This is for you, denialists…
Four Home Energy Inefficiencies You Can Remedy This Weekend for $100 or Less. Easy changes to make a real difference.
Chronic exposure to an artificial butter flavoring ingredient, known as diacetyl, may worsen the harmful effects of a protein in the brain linked to Alzheimer’s disease, according to a new study. Yet another reason to avoid fake food.
And finally, NASA has successfully sent and landed the Curiosity Rover on the surface of Mars. Awesomeness. But someone please tell me why we can send a rover 352 million miles through space and land on a planet but yet we can’t get healthcare to work for everyone or put gun laws in place like the rest of the world?
Airbus wants take a load off the plane’s engines by powering non-propulsion systems – basically everything that run on electricity in the plane, light the entertainment electronics avionics, lights, environmental controls, etc – with a hydrogen fuel-cell. Great news, but planes still have nothing on trains, the only civilized way to travel.
Have a nice weekend everyone…