Here are the environmental links folks are Digging today:

• The Guardian: "The 10 big energy myths"

• Gas2.0: "Ten Percent of ALL Vehicles in Ireland to be Electric Cars by 2020"

Flickr (photo): Overworked spider mother

• Physorg.com: "Amazon deforestation up almost 4.0 percent"

• The Guardian: "How the beat of our feet can generate power"

Russell McLendon ( @russmclendon ) writes about humans and other wildlife.