If Animals Can Play Nice, Can’t We?

Give this hopeful TED Talk by Frans de Waal a look and I think you’ll come away with a new appreciation for animals as well as renewed hope for us.


Frances Moore Lappé has a new article up on the YES! Magazine site (One of my favorites!) which expands on this idea:

Free Your (Eco)Mind

Wait til Summer… (Record Heat Wave in March)

Check out this video which plots record highs for the month of March.  Pretty amazing.

(Video via TPM)

Given the choice, I’d rather enjoy this Heat Wave.

Update: WaPo adds this to the pile:

Not just March, but start of 2012 shatter US records for heat, worrying meteorologists