Our picks for the week of Jan. 3-9:
• This week, learn about 11 species in the U.S. endangered by climate change.
• A timely installment from our Translating Uncle Sam team ... this interactive explains how a blizzard is born. And while we're on the topic, check out this gallery of snow images from around the globe.
• Moving on to warmer topics, here's some helpful food advice on surviving the first month as a vegetarian.
• With the launch of Apple's latest gear, here are the top 6 rumors about the Apple tablet.
• Media Mayhem columnist Ken Edelstein writes about 5 more tall tales told by climate change deniers in 2009. (He couldn't help himself.)
• It's time to catch up on your green reading. To help, we've compiled the top 10 environmental books of 2009.
• We like to explore all the angles here at MNN, so we've assembled the dos and don'ts of Dumpster diving. Enjoy.
• And finally, to keep you entertained all weekend: 18 great green videos from Hulu.