Weekday Vegetarian: Barley Risotto with Porcini Mushrooms

May 6, 2011 by  
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Image Credit: Emma Alter I headed off to the farmers’ market hoping for some asparagus , but not yet, perhaps next week.

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There’s a New Drive for Nuclear Power, But It’s Still a Financial Dead End

February 9, 2010 by  
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photo: morisius cosmonaut via flickr. DC has been just showering love on nuclear power these days, and there’s been some on TreeHugger as well, but as recent articles over at Mother Jones and on

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Corn Ethanol Back in the Game Under New EPA Renewable Fuel Standard Rules

February 9, 2010 by  
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photo: Randy Wick via flickr. New Environmental Protection Agency requirements for its Renewable Fuel Standards program have been released which raise an issue which has sat dormant for a little while: How to calculate the greenhouse gas emissions of a renewable fuel while incorporating indirect land-use changes . The last we left it corn ethanol was on the ropes..

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90% of Himalayan Glacier Melting Caused by Aerosols & Black Carbon

February 9, 2010 by  
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photo: Wonker via flickr. We’ve reported a number of times on the growing body of knowledge pointing to aerosols being a greater component of climate change than previously thought, and to black carbon soot accelerating Himalayan glacier melting. Well, some new research from the Lawrence Berkeley Nat..

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Ocean Film Fest 2010: Where Do Great White Sharks Go? To The White Shark Cafe! (Video)

February 9, 2010 by  
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Image via Environmental Economics The White Shark Café is a remote area in the middle of the Pacific Ocean between California and Hawaii, and it’s the winter and spring habitat of great white sharks. It was coined in 2002 by researchers at the Monterey Bay Aquarium who were studying the geolocation information of tagged sharks.

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