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2009 Archives


December 25, 2009
Forged in the Stars / Forged in the Stars / Forged in the Stars

December 18, 2009
Climate Deal in Copenhagen? / Many Countries, Many Voices / Danish Values / City of Cyclists / Car Sounds of the Future / Car Sounds of the Future

December 11, 2009
Hopenhagen? / Paper Trees in Precious Ground / Where the Forest Ends

December 4, 2009
The Cattle Climate Connection / Carrots and Sticks: Saving the Amazon and Stalling Climate Change / Protecting a Forest and Preserving a Culture

November 27, 2009
Bilateral Strength in Copenhagen / Biofuel Bugs / Cool Fix- Light Pollution Solutions / The Bronx is Reviving / A Hundred Bronx Tales / The Eagle Soars

November 20, 2009
Carbon Saturated Ocean / Coastal Carbon Sink / Art of Synthetic Biology / Slow City / Big City, Big Impact / Harnessing the Severn / The Language of Landscape / Wild Turkey

November 13, 2009
Tanking Tuna / Threatened Albatross / Stimulating Foreign Economies / Green Long March / Obama in China / Evolution of the Azores / A Place Called Home

November 6, 2009
God’s Green Earth / Climate Bill Numbers / Downeast Conservation / Chemicals and Cholesterol / Squatting the Berlin Wall

October 30, 2009
Smart Power to the People / Molten Metals to Green the Grid / Framing the Anything But Climate Debate / From Brownfields to Solar Plains / Perfect Storm for Fish Kill / New TV Rules in the Golden State / Dining with Birds / Still Life

October 23, 2009
Health Risks of Nuclear Power and Testing / Energy’s Hidden Costs / Building Green with Less Green / Government Greenbacks for Greener Homes / Big Money to Green Low Income Housing / The Battery of Southeast Asia / Science Note/Tree Power / DEAD-icated Scientists

October 16, 2009
Two Parties, One Climate / Murkowski on Climate Action / Wet and Wild / Ford’s Focus on Electric Cars / Keeping Current on Electric Cars / Vehicle Visionary / Small Science / Tiny Architects / Branching into New Sounds

October 9, 2009
A Sea Change for Ocean Management / Acid in the Arctic / Chemical Reform / Emerging Science Note/ Placenta Power / Benign Design for the Environment / Birds of Prey / Listener Letters / Turbine Trash

October 2, 2009
Senate Climate Bill / Mercury Rising / A New Way to Tackle Carbon Emissions / River Resurrection / Desert Water Keeper / Science Note/ Slime Mold / Bird Genius / Tornado of Birds

September 25, 2009
/ Survivaball of the Fittest / Fossil Fuel Subsidies / Green Intelligence / Emerging Science Note Polar Bears / Vanishing Aspens / Language of Landscape / A Tale of Two Seals

September 18, 2009
Treaty Challenges / Hold on Coal / Steel City Builds Green / Cooking Up Healthcare Reform / Note on Emerging Science / Lunch Lady Dishes it Out / Truck Farm

September 11, 2009
A Fallen Czar / Belaboring the Climate Bill / California Air Officials Nix Polluting Dairy Energy / Naming Nature / The Language of Landscape / REDD Path to a Green Planet / ***WEB EXTRA***

September 4, 2009
Where There’s Fire, There’s Smoke / The Man in the Middle / Low Dose Makes the Poison / EPA’s Chemical Delay / Smoke Gets Under Your Skin / Heart Of Dryness / Robins and West Nile Virus / Meet your Meat

August 28, 2009
GMO Trees / Water Footprinting / Skin Color and Vitamin D / Family Farmacia / Michael Recycle / The Writing on the Wall / The Language of Landscape / Eco Elvis

August 21, 2009
There Will Be Flood / Out of the Box Housing / Note on Emerging Science / Harvesting Emissions / Food Deserts / The Language of Landscape / Seedy Art / In Search of Silence / The Art of Mud

August 14, 2009
Honey Laundering / Why Tropical Forests Fall / Clean Water for Kenya / After War, Wind-Powered Radio / Last Bat Home / Ode to Powerlines / Note on Emerging Science / Woman's Best Friend

August 7, 2009
Lead in Water Underreported / A New Approach to Workplace Dangers / Harnessing the Severn / Psychology of Climate Inaction / From Mean Streets to Green Streets / Science Note/ Bees and Elephants / Rock Snot / Down the Hatch

July 31, 2009
Clouds Shadow Warming Predictions / Entering the Plastic Vortex / Cheyenne May Yield to Coal / The Diné Way / Listener Letters / Eco-Islam / Hydrogen Feathers / Python Be Gone / Green Brown Lawn

July 24, 2009
The U.S. Pushes India to Adopt Carbon Limits / The China Challenge / Saving the Cypress / Watch Your Water / Cracking the Hard Rock Mining Law / Conservation Refugees / Dandy Dandelions

July 17, 2009
GE Corn Causes Concern / Preventing Food Colonies / Politics Grow Green in Bulgaria / Transforming Transportation / Taking the “Rat” out of Rat Island / Listener Letters / Unscientific America / If We Can Put a Man on the Moon

July 10, 2009
As Unclear as Water / Low-Carbon Internet Surfing / The Greenest House / Better, Greener Real Estate / Mired in the Mud on the Road to Copenhagen / Protecting the Planet from Nuclear Terrorism

July 3, 2009
Cap On Trade / Green Light on Energy Standards / Raze to Save / Bad Air in a Big Canyon / Another Century of Great Lakes / Note on Emerging Science / Duck-Scrubbing Heroes / Bird Lovers Build Bird Database

June 26, 2009
A New Take on Clean Water / Bus Pass or Bus Fail / Carbon Capture / Calculating Coal’s Toll / Snow in Summer / Down in the Dumps / An American Epic

June 19, 2009
/ Polluted Patriots / The Language of Landscape / Harvesting Tattoo Ink, not Coca / Ecotherapy / Cool Fix for a Hot Planet / Putting out the Cuyahoga

June 12, 2009
Countdown to Copenhagen / Climate Change and America’s Poor / Forest Salvation / Tiny Glider Swims Big / Cool Fix for a Hot Planet / Henry Ford’s Jungle Dystopia

June 5, 2009
Defending BPA / The End of the Road / Tribal Representatives Speak out About UN Forest Proposal / Growing Hope in New Orleans / Everybody Eats / Discovering Walruses / Cycling to the Bottom of the World

May 29, 2009
Saving the Trees to Save the Planet / GMO-Trees / Oil on Trial / How Green the New Supreme Court Nominee / Kids Speak Out / Land for the Good of All / Note on Emerging Science / How to Build a Dinosaur / The Hidden Sounds of Bird Song

May 22, 2009
Historic Climate Bill Passes House Committee / Greenhouse Gambling / Kick Starting Better Mileage / Gators Find Solar Power a Slam Dunk / Duck Egg Rescue / Going for Dirty Green Jobs / Tiny House

May 15, 2009
The Future of Species Protection / Leaving Hydrogen in the Dust / Coal Down Under / Note on Emerging Science / Deforesting the Forbidden Fruit / Rock the Boat / On Their Own Terms / Potty Humor

May 8, 2009
Lubchenco’s Climate Service / Chasing Twisters / Goodbye DDT / A Home for Jaguars / Energizing Biofuel / Note on Emerging Science / Food Deserts / Eco IQ

May 1, 2009
Italian-American Fuel Efficiency / Green Report Card / Farming the Flu / There Will Be Flood / Leave it to Beaver / Note on Emerging Science / The Floating World / Retiring the Wrist Watch

April 24, 2009
Cap and Giveaway / Solar Power from Space / Defending the Mountains / Volcanic Lightning / Volcano, Oil and Fish / ECOtime / Emerging Note on Science / Remaking the Medina

April 17, 2009
Pesticides and Birth Defects / Prioritizing Climate Solutions / Replacing Wall Street / Kicking out the Crows / Note on Emerging Science / True Stories from the North Pole / Sound Activism

April 10, 2009
Following the Paper Trail / Gassing Up / On Thin Ice / Alaska’s Changing Climate / Forecasting A Warmer World / Spring Awakening

April 3, 2009
Hopeful Beginnings in Bonn / Warming Debate Heats the House / Growing Rice Debt Free / Not-So-Awesome Possums / Listener Letters / In Search of Silence

March 27, 2009
Three Mile Island, 30 Years Ago / Lessons learned from Exxon Valdez and Three Mile Island / EPA Eyes Mountaintop Removal Mining / Dueling Coal Ads / Central Park Drilling / Robofish / Alien Life on Earth

March 20, 2009
Anti-Antibiotics / Birds in Freefall / Note on Emerging Science / My Fuel's Cleaner Than Yours / Revenge of the Norwegians / Red Robin / Water and Women in Kenya / The Tree Trade

March 13, 2009
Cap and Trade by Numbers / Political Will and the Climate Change Bill / Science on Hold / Mapping Climate Change / CO2-Eating Rocks / Listener Letter / Cartoon with a Message / Worm Grunters

March 6, 2009
Lisa Jackson’s Plan / Toward Healthier Waters / The Bus Stops Here / Note on Emerging Science / Mud Season / Turning up the Heat on Coal / Killing for Coal

February 27, 2009
Supporting Mass Transit / Evolution of Climate Science / Greening the Grid / Water Footprinting / Thoreau in the ‘Burbs / Coco Trash to Coco Cash / Magic Water / Green Mitzvah

February 20, 2009
Green Growth Package / Kicking Coal / All Hat and Lots of Cattle / Cool Fix for a Hot Planet / Canada's Stimulus / Salt Marsh Diary / Lead in the Water / Lead in the Developing World / Snow and Salt Report

February 13, 2009
Behind the Big Dry / Clinton Takes on China / After the Floods / Fish Farming and First Nations / ECOtime / The Language of Landscape / Painting the Town White / Green Gaming

February 6, 2009
Toward a Green Recovery / Electric Green Jobs / Gender and Climate Change / Darwin the Abolitionist / Salt Marsh Diary / Burning Controversy

January 30, 2009
Green Beginnings / Stimulating Smarter Utilities / Golden Rice / Honey Laundering / Note on Emerging Science / Of Bears and Men / Woman Who Speaks Tree

January 23, 2009
Federal Court Halts Drilling Near Parks / Of Farm Bills and Forests / Weathering Climate Change / Harvesting Emissions / ECOtime / Sea Lion Seizures / The Pluto Files

January 16, 2009
Labor Leader’s Green Leanings / Passing the Test / Helping the Prez, Greening the Rez / Made in China / Cool Fix for a Hot Planet / Wildlands Philanthropy / The Language of Landscape / Ode to Powerlines

January 9, 2009
Rock Star Science Team / Jackson’s Job in Jersey / Industrial Pollution Goes to School / A Sustainable Stimulus / Listener Letters / Monumental Marine Move / Bringing Money Down to Earth / Along Came a Spider

January 2, 2009
Another Dirty Side of Coal / Climate Change and the New Congress / Why Tropical Forests Fall / Lead and Violent Crime / The Good Book’s Green Message / The Old Man and the Storm / Melting at the Top of the World


 

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