Animals

Turtles in the Arctic?

A great article from Wired describing the discovery of a 90 million year old turtle fossil in Canada’s High Arctic. Thousands of kilometres from the turtle’s freshwater habitat in Asia, the […]

Energy

The Sahara Forest Project

From the annals of the fabulous Treehugger web site, comes this article on the Sahara Forest Project. The project combines the use of concentrated solar energy and seawater greenhouses to […]

Food

The Problem With Bananas

From the folds of Consumerist, comes this article on the banana industry and the imperilled Cavendish variety that is so common in grocery stores. The article outlines how mass production […]