16 Jan '13, 5pm

Green Blog: On Our Radar: The Python Hunting Contest

Eleven Burmese pythons have been captured in Florida since a hunting contest for the snakes, an invasive species, began in southern Florida on Saturday. [The Miami Herald] Fortified by global warming, a deadly mold that poisons corn crops advanced in 2012. Such contamination is particularly a problem in developing countries, where subsistence farmers lack the resources for grain testing. [Scientific American] Eighteen prominent climate scientists urge President Obama not to approve construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, which would bring tar sands oil from Alberta to the Gulf Coast. [350.org] Hardy aquarium fish pose a threat as invasive species, thriving when they are dumped into waterways or flushed down the toilet. [Our Amazing Planet] A bitter cold front in the Rocky Mountains scoops up dust in Colorado and carries it to Kansas. The dust storm was exacerbated by sev...

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On Our Radar: The Python Hunting Contest

green.blogs.nytimes.com 16 Jan '13, 5pm

Eleven Burmese pythons have been captured in Florida since a hunting contest for the snakes, an invasive species, began in...

Green Blog: On Our Radar: A Ravaged L.A. Preserve

green.blogs.nytimes.com 15 Jan '13, 7pm

January 15, 2013, 2:14 pm On Our Radar: A Ravaged L.A. Preserve By THE NEW YORK TIMES Bird watchers and environmental advo...

#XtremeKone: An Instagram Contest with @ablebrewing and Sprudge! Win a trip to PDX, $1000, and more! @baratzagal

#XtremeKone: An Instagram Contest with @ablebre...

sprudge.com 16 Jan '13, 10pm

Here ye, here ye, specialty coffee enthusiasts: a contest is afoot! The geniuses behind Able Brewing and the KONE metal br...

Two More Countries Ban Hunting of Africa’s Endangered Species

Two More Countries Ban Hunting of Africa’s Enda...

care2.com 17 Jan '13, 2pm

The Republic of Zambia in south Africa has announced that it is banning the hunting of lions and other endangered big cats...

On Our Radar: Outcry Over a Cleared L.A. Preserve

green.blogs.nytimes.com 15 Jan '13, 7pm

January 15, 2013, 2:14 pm On Our Radar: A Ravaged L.A. Preserve By THE NEW YORK TIMES Bird watchers and environmental advo...

Green Blog: On Our Radar: State Media Decry Bei...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 14 Jan '13, 1pm

Agence France-Presse — Getty Images Sunrise over the central business district in Beijing on Monday. It is the fourth day ...

PEDO’s gAtO is Hunting YOU! -USCyberLabs via #g...

uscyberlabs.com 17 Jan '13, 2pm

Be on Notice pedo’s that gATO has found ways to find you in the Tor-onion network. I can find the IP of your hidden-servic...

On Our Radar: State Media Decry Beijing's Pollu...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 14 Jan '13, 12pm

Agence France-Presse — Getty Images Sunrise over the central business district in Beijing on Monday. It is the fourth day ...