Wrapping up my short series on 4 Senate candidates you should support and vote for (if you can), Chris Murphy of Connecticut is last but not least. Murphy has one of the best intro statements I’ve ever seen, maybe the best: “Chris has a real record of fighting for Connecticut’s working families and middle class. His […]
Endorsement For Obama (Obama's Clean Energy, Energy Efficiency, Clean Transportation, Green Jobs, & Climate Change Successes)
I’ve been on the “there’s hardly any difference between Republicans and Democrats” line. I’ve campaigned for people on that line. But that simply isn’t the story today. There are now HUGE differences between Democrats and Republicans (the most backwards group of politicians I’m aware of in U.S. history), and that includes some huge differences […]
The first solar powered tunnel for a high speed rail line was switched on in Europe a little less than a year ago. While not exactly hot news, it seemed like a still important story worth quickly covering here on Planetsave. The two-mile tunnel is a part of the Paris to Amsterdam line and […]
Remember the exciting announcements about a nationwide high-speed rail network that Obama made in 2010? And remember how several Tea Party governors killed high-speed rail in their states? Well, if it wasn’t painfully obvious before, Angie Schmitt of Streetsblog recently wrote a great post on the lies these Tea Party governors of FL, OH, […]
Here’s a great video of DC’s highly successful bike-sharing program by the talented filmmakers at Streetfilms (love those guys and girls). Afterwards, you can check out my ‘daily’ roundup of top green living stories from around the internet.
Weekly Roundup: Pigeon Racing; The Real Cost of Gas; Biking Saves You Money & Creates Jobs; Crazy Politics…
Top news articles from the past week or so related to the environment, animals, and YOU!
To make scrolling through this more manageable, I’ve broken it up into a few pages according to topic:
Page 1: Activism
Page 2: Green Living
Page 3: Animals
Page 4: Environmental & Climate Science
Page 5: Political Craziness (& Some Sanity)
Now, there are some pretty high-speed trains out there these days — in Europe, Japan, China, and even Turkey. But the maglev trains being developed in Japan are super, super fast! Not close to being fully developed, but moving along steadily and being tested in Japan already, keep your eye on these things (if possible).