Photos of students with all their possessions show how to live with less Unstable employment opportunities have turned Swedish teenagers into nomads who have to live light to get by. [Grist]
Pictures: A rare look inside China's energy machine what does China's rapidly growing and changing energy landscape really look like? [National Geographic]
This lamp absorbs 150 times more CO2 than a tree Microalgae-powered lamps, invented by French biochemist Pierre Calleja, could absorb a ton of carbon from the air every year. [Grist]
Search for 'last kakapo' Trampers report that the ground-dwelling parrot's distinctive "booming", or mating call, was heard in the remote Transit Valley, near Milford Sound, on New Year's Day. [Stuff]
How the Lorax got polluted Corporate tie-ins make a farce out of the Lorax's ideals. [Mother Board]
Science controversies past and present Reactions to the science of global warming have followed a similar course to those of other inconvenient truths from physics. [Physics Today]
The green movement must escape the confines of austerity thinking We must be even more ambitious for change than in boom times. [Guardian]
Whaling conflict shifts to NZ waters long struggle by anti-whaling activists to shake off Japanese pursuit is shifting to New Zealand waters [SMH]
Is rubber mulch really eco-friendly? It's often touted by the companies that produce it as "eco-friendly," but is that true? [Grist]
Pictures: Spanish solar energy Solar opportunity in regions like Andalusia and Extremadura would seem almost too good to be true. [National Geographic]
Tenna, Switzerland unveils world's first solar wing-powered ski lift First ski lift with a string of photovoltaic "wings" that float on a
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