Karner Blue Butterfly On Verge Of Extinction Promises Revenge

October 3, 2011 by  
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The Butterfly’s POV in the Onion: If I Go Extinct I Swear I Will Take As Many Humans With Me As I Can. I think people always expected that when the time came for us to go extinct, we’d go down all quietlike–that just because we’re small blue butterflies with a wingspan of an inch, we wouldn’t put up a fight. Well, I can assure you that before my kind dies out there will be a reckoning. Blood will run in the streets. Human blood.

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"Millions of Barrels of Oil Safely Reach Port in Major Environmental Catastrophe": Onion

August 12, 2010 by  
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Disaster strikes as massive quantities of oil reach their intended destination. The Onion Yes, the Onion, America’s finest news source, is consistently hilarious

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New Community Garden Rules Offer Weaker Protection Than 2002 Agreement: NY State Lead Attorney

August 12, 2010 by  
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photo: Matthew McDermott To hear NYC Parks Commissioner Adrian Benepe describe it, either on WNYC or in the New York Post , the proposed rules governing the City’s hundreds of community gardens are a definite step up from the 2002 …

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10 More Ways To Get Rid Of The Bed (Slideshow)

August 12, 2010 by  
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EDCM via Archdaily . Image by Gaston Bergeret A while back, TreeHugger looked at 7 Ways To Get Rid Of The Bed , which has turned into a favourite. While we probably spend more time in it than any other single place in our day, it also takes up more space than just about anything else in our homes.

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Design For An Electric City For The 20th Century- in 1894

August 12, 2010 by  
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Before he reinvented marketing with the disposable blade, King Gillette wanted to reinvent the city and society. Annalee Newitz of io9 describes his plans: Gillette wanted to solve the problem of social inequality with his perfect city, which he named Metropolis. The city, which he outlines in his book The Human Drift, would be built on top of Niagara Falls.

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