Our picks for the week of Aug. 9-15:
• Being Julia: Meryl Streep talks about her latest movie and shares her tips on stretching a chicken.
• Media Mayhem: The Yes Men's new movie takes a prankster's approach to uncovering environmental misdeeds.
• Moving mountains:
The battle for mountains rages on in West Virginia between activists and miners defending a way of life.
• In defense of breastfeeding: A writer spells out why breastfeeding is the best green feeding.
• Age-old murder mystery:
An archeological sheds new light on Cain and Abel.
• Forget Disney: The first environmental theme park opens in Hollywood ... and the kids may hate it.
January Jones is saving the sharks, and not just the kind on Mad Men
• Congratulations! MNN offers best wishes to Green Party guru Danielle on her wedding by offering her best green wedding tips.
MNN week in review 8/15/2009
This week's best bets from the Mother Nature Network. 8/15/2009