Obamahagen (Day 12): ALBA lambasts ‘friendly nations’ meeting | MNN

It's 5:00 here in Copenhagen and many are feeling that Obama's "Messiah Moment" has come and gone. It's been more or less two years of stalemate in the UN climate negotiations,...

Researchers uncover hidden deicer risks affecting bridge health — ScienceDaily

Common magnesium chloride deicers used on roadways and bridges around the U.S. may be doing more damage than previously thought, researchers have found. Additionally, that damage is unlikely to be detected...

Pay your legal fees with carbon credits | MNN

I love reading about innovative solutions to the environmental crisis that we face. The Cueto Law Group, which is based in Miami, Fla., has a program that allows its clients...

The bright side of ‘Flopenhagen’ | MNN

A haggard but surprisingly relaxed Yvo de Boer just held the concluding press conference for the COP15 climate talks, answering some of the questions that have been plaguing the minds...

German reporter to Sen. Inhofe: ‘You’re ridiculous’ | MNN

The foreign press knows the best way to handle a climate change denier — ignore him. When Republican Sen. Jim Inhofe of Oklahoma, well-known climate change denier wingnut (totally paid), traveled...

December news from the USGBC | MNN

When many organizations may be slowing down their operations as the year comes to a close, the U.S. Green Building Council is still working to promote green building practices across...

Thomas Friedman on Copenhagen | MNN

 Related on MNN: Visit our comprehensive coverage of the Copenhagen climate summit. Thomas Friedman on Copenhagen Video: Rachel Maddow is joined by <i>New York Times</i> columnist Thomas Friedman, fresh from attending the...

A warming Mount Everest is giving up its dead | MNN

The dangers of summiting Mount Everest are reflected in the famous remains of those left frozen in time along its snow-swept face, but many more of those lost over a...

Banksy’s new eco-themed mural | MNN

The Copenhagen climate talks closed with the sinking hopes of many enviro-groups who called the summit a failure — and with a “sinking” mural by world-renowned graffiti artist Banksy. “I don’t...

Monbiot takes on the climate denial industry | MNN

One of the highlights of my time in Copenhagen was the fantastic panel put on at the Fresh Air studio by climate blogger Kevin Grandia featuring George Monbiot, Naomi Klein...

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