Green Space Archive: February, 2013

Philly voices at today's climate change rally in D.C.

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More than 500 people headed out this morning from Southeastern Pennsylvania and central New Jersey, planning to take part in a climate change... Read more

GAO calls climate change "high risk" for U.S. gov't

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Earlier today, the Government Accountability Office added the financial liability of climate change to its list of "high risk" areas for the... Read more

Reactions to Obama's energy, climate change comments

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Was Obama forceful enough in the environment and energy portion of his State of the Union address last night? Did he say what environmental... Read more

President Obama's remarks on energy, climate change

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For the record, I'm posting here the portion of President Obama's State of the Union Address that relates to energy and climaite change: Today... Read more

Philly mom of two arrested in act of civil disobedience at White House

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Eileen Flanagan has come to realize that composting banana peels and taking shorter showers isn't enough. So earlier today, she stood with... Read more

"pOrnithology" and other matters of birds and birds and bees

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Science is getting snazzier (and, perhaps, sexier) by the minute. Witness: Wednesday night's Valentine's Day-related program at the Wagner... Read more

EPA releases data on 7,674 chemicals

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As publicly-accessible databases go, the U.E. Environmental Protection Agency's chemicals reporting area is a tad mind-boggling. The 2012... Read more

New Calif rule would get toxins out of our couches

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For four decades, the state of California has been affecting what chemicals are put in our couches. Their flammability standards required... Read more