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Green Space Archive: August, 2012
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Sunken treasure off NJ: Crab sculpture to go 80 feet under
Thu, Aug 30, 2012, 6:00 AM
Note: Here's an update to the story below that ran in this morning's paper. *** Chris Wojcik spent months building a 46-foot long replica...
Monarchs on the move: Report your sightings
Mon, Aug 20, 2012, 7:55 AM
Another southbound migration season is about to begin, and Journey North, the nonprofit citizen science program, wants your help. They want...
See who's giving $$ in the battle over labeling GMO food
Sun, Aug 19, 2012, 7:30 AM
If money were votes, the California battle over whether to require labeling of food products made from genetically modified organisms -- or...
Building a better toilet
Sat, Aug 18, 2012, 7:35 AM
And I thought my dual-flush toilet was cool ... Ha! One of the toilets that got funding earlier this week from the Bill & Melinda Gates...
A shark in your soup and a lion on your plate?
Fri, Aug 17, 2012, 4:35 PM
Recently, the Pew Environment Group did a DNA study of shark fin soup at restaurants in 14 states and found, to officials' dismay, that they...
$58,000 to stem the flow in NE Philly
Fri, Aug 17, 2012, 4:16 PM
I can't think of an urban stream that doesn't have flooding problems. Earlier this week, the situation got a little sunnier for the Tookany/Tacony-Frankford...
And the recycling winner is ...
Fri, Aug 10, 2012, 12:50 PM
In an effort to boost recycling in the city, the Streets Department and RecycleBank, the rewards program, have been running a sweepstakes....
New charging stations, EV exhibits ... Philly gets juiced.
Thu, Aug 9, 2012, 11:31 AM
They were dancing the electric slide yesterday at Temple University. That was to celebrate the unveiling of two new PhillyCarShare electric...
Environmental Site of the Day
How to ...