Week in Pictures: Pollution’s Dangerous Beauty, Incredible Edible Gardens, and More (Slideshow)

August 19, 2011 by  
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Photo: TreeHugger The production of petroleum, of metals, and of fertilizer– seen here –result in polluted runoff that, when captured in the right moment, are as beautiful as they are troubling. Photographer J Henry Fair has captured these moments for his new book The Day After Tomorrow and to open viewers to a vision of a cleaner future. We also have the most incredible edible gardens, 10 gorgeous new bikes we want now, and more, in our photo roun… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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"Industrial Scars" Captures Pollution’s Dangerous Beauty in Photographs (Slideshow)

August 17, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: © J Henry Fair 2011 The production of petroleum, of metals, and of fertilizer—seen here—result in polluted runoff that, when captured in the right moment, are as beautiful as they are troubling . Photographer J Henry Fair has captured these moments for his new book The Day After Tomorrow and to open viewers to a vision of a cleaner future.

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No Day After Tomorrow Yet: Gulf Stream Doesn’t Appear To Be Slowing Down

March 30, 2010 by  
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image: Jet Propulsion Laboratory At least one potentially dire consequence of climate change predicted by some models doesn’t appear to be happening yet: BBC News reports that though it made for semi-compelling cinema in The Day After Tomorrow, according to research published in Geophysical Research Letters the Gulf Stream does not appear to be slowing down. …

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Los Angeles Loses Streetcars, Cairo Wins

March 30, 2010 by  
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Image from LA Times via BLDGBLOG Geoff Manaugh of BLDGBLOG shows a photograph of Los Angeles streetcars being loaded onto ships and sent to Cairo. In fact, the classic PCC (Presidents’ Conference Committee) streetcar was one of the most popular and ingenious transportation designs of the 20th century, (4978 were built) and when they were pulled off the road in North America, the Cairo system grabbed as many as they could…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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