For India's new innovation in solar technology, scientists turned to one of nature's best sunlight-harvesters: the tree. The Solar Power Tree produces amounts of energy comparable to much larger set-ups in a fraction of the area.
A study in Spain concluded that for every green job created by their massive renewables investment, the real economy lost 2.2 real jobs and only one in ten of those green jobs created, will be permanent
At 4.25 inches, the tiny gray Lucy's Warbler is the smallest North American Warbler. It's known as the "desert" or "mesquite" warbler, accurate nicknames for a species that nests almost entirely in the Sonoran Desert.
Vendors and exhibitors at a popular natural foods event contend they were harassed and unfairly targeted by Sonoma County health inspectors who cracked down this week with fees and fines, as well as permit requirements.