Our picks for the week of June 28-July 4:

  • Media Mayhem: As the infamous Obama fly moment proves, PETA's got a knack for PR.
  • Meet Dr. Splatt: Here's a teacher who understands the importance of roadkill.
  • Toxic bang: Why fireworks are bad for the environment.
  • Açai: Miracle berry or an expensive hoax?
  • Sleeping Naked is Green: It's a catchy title for a funny new book about a journalist's green year.
  • I do? Jonathan Kesselman gets married in Union Square ... to a woman who won't even share her last name. Watch the video.
  • Meet Joanne Kelly: Ecollywood catches up the environmentally aware actress who hails from Newfoundland.
MNN week in review 7/3/2009
This week's best bets from the Mother Nature Network. 7/3/2009