The bio-based material that’s stronger than spider silk

September 19, 2018 by  
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Its secret ingredient: cellulose nanofibers commonly found in trees and plants.

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10 things you need to know about the restoration economy

September 22, 2017 by  
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Preparing for climate change means building up the systems that protect our coasts and water. Some of those will be made of steel; others will be made of trees and sand.

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Professional Acorn Picking is a Green Job

October 24, 2011 by  
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Photo: peakoak Here’s a green job for someone who loves trees and the great outdoors: a professional acorn picker. Job satisfaction is excellent: the man who has this job in the UK has been personally responsible for planting 10 million oak trees. Where do you apply? … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Hawk Shot With Nail Gun Rescued in San Francisco

October 24, 2011 by  
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Photo: WildRescue Two weeks ago, visitors to the San Francisco Botanical Gardens spotted an injured young red-tailed hawk, the apparent victim of a senseless nail-gun attack — and now, thanks to wildlife rescuers, the bird has been saved. After several failed attempts, volunteers from the wildlife group Wild Rescue were finally able to safely capture the bird over the weekend and transport it to a facility where it is being treated for its injuries…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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