MNN week in review 5/29/2009
May 29, 2009, 5:20 p.m.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of May 24-30.
Green States: Changing the course of mighty rivers
May 29, 2009, 5:49 a.m. by Peter Dykstra
Forty years after a (partly) mythical event involving a river, a fire, and Richard Nixon, it seems we've learned from our past mistakes. For the most part.
Biomimicry a hot trend in renewable energy technology
May 28, 2009, 4:03 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Designers and engineers are creating innovative, efficient solutions inspired by nature.
Southern Company, environmental partners award eight wetland conservation grants
May 28, 2009, 2:27 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
The electric utility has donated nearly $1 million since 2006 to restore and preserve wetlands.
Video: Former EPA chief promotes nuclear on cable news
May 28, 2009, 9:58 a.m.
Former EPA chief Christine Todd Whitman on MSNBC discusses the nuclear industry's potential and the future of U.S. energy production.