FBI Raids Offices of Bankrupt Solar Panel Maker Solyndra

September 9, 2011 by  
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As we’ve already pointed out a few times , things aren’t going so well for the once promising solar panel maker Solyndra . Today we learn that the FBI has raided their offices: “Federal agents executed a search warrant at the Northern California headquarters of solar panel manufacturer Solyndra Inc., which filed for bankruptcy protection this week despite receiving $535 million in federal … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Getting Within Inches of Whales for Photographs: Bryant Austin Explains How and Why (Video)

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Image via video screengrab Renowned combat photographer Robert Capa once said, “If your pictures aren’t good enough, you’re not close enough.” Well, the same holds true with whales. Bryant Austin has an amazing calling as a photographer. He gets within inches of whales to photograph them, and creates life-size images that he hopes will inspire viewers to save these magnificent creatures. But how does he manage to get so close? And without getting hurt? What is it like to be so near such a huge … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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