Welcome to the last day in February. Didn’t it feel like we just escaped Christmas carols on every radio station? Time flies so very, very fast. And before even more time goes by, check out these green news stories you may have missed from the past week…
Monsanto “Goes Organic” and Wins “Sustainability Award”—Right! This isn’t a spoof. Perhaps “excellence in sustainability” is CK’s code for “excellence in propaganda.” As we’ve consistently reported, there is nothing sustainable about Monsanto and their GMO seeds.
Climate change: No warming hiatus for extreme hot temperatures New research shows extremely hot temperatures over land have dramatically and unequivocally increased in number and area despite claims that the rise in global average temperatures has slowed over the past 10 to 20 years.
Elon Musk Made $1.1 Billion Yesterday What did you do with your day? I love when visionaries use their talent and money to better the world.
Off-shore Wind Turbines May Weaken Hurricanes Looks like they may do double duty, but it’s unfortunate that hurricanes are only going to increase because we neglected to fight climate change – and install millions of these – when we had a chance.
California says there is not enough water for people and farmlands While I hope they get some much-needed rain soon, I also hope this forces real change to how the state (and all states) use, reuse, and conserve our most sacred – and necessary – natural resource.
The Mammoth Cometh Bringing extinct animals back to life is really happening — and it’s going to be very, very cool. Unless it ends up being very, very bad.
Have a great weekend everyone.
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