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Entries by Mary Ellen Harte from 12/2012

Climate Change This Week: Freaky Fracking, the Solar Sell and More

| Posted 12.02.2012 | Green

Friggin' Fracking Foiling Human Health all over the U.S., as both underground and accidental above ground releases of toxic chemicals enter our air and water, reports Elizabeth Royte at The Nation. Think organic chemicals, heavy metals and even radioactivity. Fun, huh?

Climate Change This Week: Plastic Lightbulbs, Bye-Bye Reindeer and More!

| Posted 12.09.2012 | Green

Rudolph and friends are dying off, as Arctic snow now occasionally melts, then refreezes into impenetrable ice, covering reindeer food, explains Jeff Flocken at Living On Earth.

Climate Change This Week: A Break for Clean Energy, 2012 Hottest Yet, GravityLight, and More!

| Posted 12.16.2012 | Green

Making the U.S. a global clean energy leader will ensure a heck of a lot more jobs, and a clean, safe future.

Climate Change This Week: Bumper Clean Energy, Death By Climate Change, and More!

| Posted 12.24.2012 | Green

Collaboration Builds a Sustainable AND Affordable Home, reports Kathy Orton at the Washington Post. Habitat for Humanity, community government and lea...

Climate Change This Week: Marine Heat Waves, Peel N Stick Solar Cells, and More!

| Posted 12.30.2012 | Green

West Antarctic ice is melting much faster than thought and could raise sea levels ultimately by 11 feet, reports Michael Lemonick at Climate Central....