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'Green News Report' - February 26, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.26.2015 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

Siberia's melting permafrost: crater saga is scarier than anyone thought; Berkeley study directly IDs climate change culprit; Even earth scientists struggle to defeat global warming using interactive game.

Republican Brings A Snowball To The Senate Floor To Prove Climate Change Is A 'Hoax'

The Huffington Post | Kate Sheppard | Posted 02.27.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Senate's most vocal critic of the scientific consensus on climate change, Jim Inhofe of Oklahoma, tossed a snowball on the Senate fl...

Boston's Interfaith Clergy Are Determined To Brighten Up Their Weatherworn City

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 02.26.2015 | Religion

It’s been a tough winter for Boston. An incredible 101.8 inches of snow has fallen on the city so far this winter, CBS reports, shattering record...

New Round Of Winter Weather Dumps More Snow On The South

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 02.26.2015 | Green

Another round of snowy and icy weather led to school closings, dangerous driving conditions and power outages Thursday across the South and even delay...

What Life Is Like Where It's Snowy And Cold

Lauren Cormier | Posted 02.25.2015 | Parents
Lauren Cormier

All the things I take for granted as just being "the way it is" are totally foreign to someone who lives in the south. So I've put together the little video above, which shows just some of the things we deal with on a daily basis. Enjoy!

Monks Celebrate Snowstorm With Massive Snowball Fight

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 02.24.2015 | Green

"Peace be with you." THWAP! THWAP! "And also with you." These monks, said to be in Jerusalem, apparently took advantage of an unusual snowstorm ...

13 Silly Snow Wipeouts

HooplaHa | Posted 02.24.2015 | Comedy
HooplaHa

Winter is here to stay whether we like it or not. With tons of snow blanketing most of your backyard, what better thing to do than test your courage on a sled or tube? We found 13 silly snow wipeouts -- are you ready for the ride of your life?

Yoda Speaks: Motivational Wisdom for Exhausted Shovelers

Laura Zigman | Posted 02.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Laura Zigman

(via www.happier.com) Let the force of Yoda, the small green speaker of big truths, be with you as you face the monumental task of shoveling out afte...

One Snowy Night in a Little Country Town

Mary McLaurine | Posted 02.23.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Mary McLaurine

A few years ago while living in Western Maryland, otherwise known as "The Land of Never-Ending Snow," my boyfriend and I were suffering from cabin fev...

Apartment Decor You Can Make During a Snowstorm

Elizabeth Pullman | Posted 02.23.2015 | HuffPost Home
Elizabeth Pullman

There are a lot of ways to keep cabin fever at bay during a snowstorm, and crafting up apartment decor is definitely one of them.

Snowy Northeast To Get Brief Thaw Before Cold Weather Returns

AP | BRUCE SHIPKOWSKI | Posted 02.22.2015 | Green

A brief respite from cold temperatures is here for the snowy Northeast, but that doesn't mean an end to its weather woes. Warming tempe...

These Red Pandas Are SO Excited About The Snow

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.24.2015 | Green

These red pandas sure know how to make the most of the recent Arctic blast. Lissa Browning, a zookeeper at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, ...

10 Reasons Why The Snow Trucks Must Come

Jessica Bensten | Posted 02.20.2015 | Parents
Jessica Bensten

As a kid, I can remember the excitement when it started to stick, hoping and hoping that the ground would be white when I woke up and school would be out the next day.

5 Reasons Cold Weather Is Actually Good For You

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 02.20.2015 | Fifty

Record low temperatures are predicted for more than six dozen locations across the East. Single-digit temperatures are possible in Georgia and Tenness...

Snow Won't Stop These New England Churches From Soldiering On

Religion News Service | Lauren Markoe | Posted 02.20.2015 | Religion

(RNS) If God brought all this snow, he also made it very hard to get to church. New Englanders, clobbered by four major storms in the past month an...

8 Tips to Survive the Winter Blues

Diana Murphy | Posted 02.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Diana Murphy

The winter blues are a real thing. Whether you recognize it or not the weather can have enormous impact on your mood. With a handful of below freezing days under our belts and undoubtedly more cold days to come surviving the winter blues are no easy feat.

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Jack Schimmelman | Posted 02.18.2015 | Impact
Jack Schimmelman

The Vineyard's reputation is that of an exclusive enclave for the rich and famous. Presidents vacation here. To the community that lives here it is a profound experience of contradictions.

No Relief From Winter Storm And Cold Spell For Much Of The Country

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 02.18.2015 | Green

Low temperatures gripped much of the South, Mid-Atlantic and Northeast on Wednesday, freezing and refreezing snow and ice and making roads hazardous f...

Winter Is Still Coming

Reuters | Posted 02.17.2015 | Green

WASHINGTON, Feb 17 (Reuters) - The aftermath of a deadly winter storm paralyzed much of the eastern United States on Tuesday and forecasters warned of...

When Life Gives You Snow, Throw It At Hundreds Of Your Pals

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 02.18.2015 | Green

When a snowball fight is on, no one is safe. That's what hundreds of snow-loving Washington D.C. residents found out during a massive battle near D...

Dear Boston, Mind Your Mannahs!

Wendy Francis | Posted 02.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Wendy Francis

All that collective goodwill we Bostonians have exhibited during these last few weeks somehow got buried in a snow bank outside the grocery store. You might even say, when it comes to grocery shopping, we've lost our collective mind

Biting Cold Air Follows Latest New England Blizzard

AP | ALANNA DURKIN and MICHAEL MELIA | Posted 02.17.2015 | Green

BOSTON (AP) -- Frigid cold nipped at New England after the region's fourth winter storm in a month blew through, piling another foot of snow on top of...

New England Pummeled By Yet Another Storm

AP | ALANNA DURKIN and MICHAEL MELIA | Posted 02.15.2015 | Green

BOSTON (AP) — Another weekend, another major snowstorm: The latest system to sweep the Northeast brought another foot to Boston — on top of 6 feet...

Warning! The 3 Biggest Winter Health Hazards for Pets

Sean Conlon | Posted 02.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Sean Conlon

Harsh winter weather can have serious impacts on the health of our beloved canine companions, and so far, 2015 has kicked off with some headline-makin...

Faithful Shopper: Beach Babies

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 02.12.2015 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

We've all had it with ice and snow -- it's time for sun and sand! Escape for a few days of warmth by the sea, and attire yourself accordingly from any of the stores below.