A new week, a new slew of headlines.

A prison in Washington state is teaching its prisoners how to sustainable farm moss.

Bangkok is sinking.

Australia is burning.

Ashley Judd hits back at Sarah Palin on Larry King Live.

It's getting really hard to open up new coal fired power plants. Huzzah.

In a huge win for fish, fishing will not be allowed in the U.S. Arctic.

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Happy Monday!

Shea Gunther is a podcaster, writer, and entrepreneur living in Portland, Maine. He hosts the popular podcast "Marijuana Today Daily" and was a founder of Renewable Choice Energy, the country's leading provider of wind credits and Green Options. He plays a lot of ultimate frisbee and loves bad jokes.

Monday news drop
Here are a few important bits o' news to help you get your week started.