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Most Wood Energy Schemes Are a 'Disaster' for Climate Change
Offbeat  (tags: climate-change, conservation, environment, pollution, forests, energy, globalwarming, protection, trees )

Ray
- 90 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Using wood pellets to generate low-carbon electricity is a flawed policy that is speeding up not slowing down climate warming.
What Is the Oldest Tree in the World | Worlds Oldest Tree
Offbeat  (tags: trees, oldest )

Nelson
- 301 days ago - livescience.com
Until 2013, the oldest individual tree in the world was Methuselah, a 4,845-year-old Great Basin bristlecone pine (Pinus longaeva) in the White Mountains of California.
Britains Mightiest Oak: A Staggering 1,046 Years Old
Offbeat  (tags: Oak, trees, Middle Ages, Oxford, England, pictures, nature, acorns )

Scooby
- 319 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire is most famous as the birthplace of Winston Churchill and home of the Dukes of Marlborough.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Support Tennessee Wilderness and Protect Our Wildlife and Outdoor Heritage
Offbeat  (tags: conservation, environment, GoodNews, government, green, ecosystems, protection, trees )

AWAY AWHI
- 377 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
For the fourth time in eight years, Senators Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker have introduced the Tennessee Wilderness Act, a common-sense piece of legislation that would forever safeguard wild places in the Cherokee National Forest.
12 Hotels You Need to See to Believe
Offbeat  (tags: society, culture, humans, habitat, ecosystems, wildlife, trees, Sustainabililty, nature, off-beat, unusual )

Wilde
- 380 days ago - tripadvisor.com
Strange hotels around the world
Rise in CO2 Has 'Geened Planet Earth'
Offbeat  (tags: Carbon dioxide emissions, Trees, Plants, Environment, New Study )

Ray
- 397 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Carbon dioxide emissions from industrial society have driven a huge growth in trees and other plants.
10 Glorious and Ancient Trees That You Just Have to Admire
Offbeat  (tags: nature, trees, pictures, photos, interesting )

Hanna May
- 435 days ago - ba-bamail.com
Trees bring people together and create a happy atmosphere. They provide us with shade, nutrition, and relaxation as well. Trees play an important role in history, with some dating back thousands of years.
Man Crafts Huge 18ft PENIS-Shaped Tree in Front Garden in Bid to Make People Laugh
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, bizarre, unusual, WANG, trees, cheering people up )

Louise
- 463 days ago - mirror.co.uk
Tree surgeon Chris Bishop has spent three years pruning and shaping the 25-year-old Cypress tree into its distinctive phallic shape. Proving Homer Simpson was right when he said "The human Wang is a thing of beauty"
German Forest Ranger Finds That Trees Have Social Networks, Too
Offbeat  (tags: trees, trees, social networks, interesting news )

David
- 480 days ago - nytimes.com
Real life Ents????/ Well maybe not,they don't appear to walk all over the earth, but I love the story....then again I am a true tree-lover and hugger
This Tree Church Is Spectacular
Offbeat  (tags: environment, trees, humans, habitat, unusual, pictures, odd, off-beat, bizarre, interesting )

Hanna May
- 485 days ago - ba-bamail.com
I have no doubt in my mind that this church, made entirely out of living trees, is unlike anything you've ever seen before. This inspiring structure was created by Barry Cox, combining the two things he loves most - trees and church.
Ten Strikingly Beautiful Trees That Seem to Have Come From Another World
Offbeat  (tags: trees, bizarre, design, environment, interesting )

Lone
- 507 days ago - brightside.me
Bright Side collected photos of some of the most uniquely strange and beautiful trees on the planet.
COP21: Poor Countries Fear Being 'Left Behind' in Rush for Deal
Offbeat  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, environment, oceans, globalwarming, wildlife, weather, water, trees, nature, politics, COP21 )

Ray
- 545 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A critical UN conference aimed at agreeing a new global approach to climate change is set to open in Paris.
Theres a Forest In Poland With Crooked Trees and Nobody Knows Why
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, interesting, odd, pictures, trees, unusual )

Kathy
- 550 days ago - myscienceacademy.org
This pine grove is one of the most unusual forests in Central Europe. The so-called Crooked Forest (Polish: Krzywy Las) is a grove of oddly-shaped pine trees located outside Gryfino, West Pomerania, Poland.
Do We Underestimate the Power of Plants and Trees?
Offbeat  (tags: trees, Plants, intelligent, controversially, scientists )

Ray
- 553 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Research suggests plants might be capable of more than we suspect. Some scientists - controversially - describe plants as "intelligent".
The Greatest Show on Earth: Wrap Up Warm and Embrace Britain's Spectacular Autumn Landscapes This Half-Term
Offbeat  (tags: Autumn, leaves, trees, UK, landscapes, colours )

Scooby
- 588 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Forget Norwegian fjords and Icelandic glaciers, some of the most breathtaking landscapes are right under our noses in the UK.
 

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