Perfect timing

A photographer captures the glowing red sunset hover just above a lighthouse on the coast, creating an dotted ‘i’ in a natural environment.

Leafhopper

A leafhopper is the common name for any species from the family Cicadellidae. These minute insects, colloquially known as hoppers, are plant feeders that suck plant sap from grass, shrubs, or trees.

Go paperless | Tuesday Tip

Going paperless helps to reduce CO2 emissions. Turning a single tree into 17 reams of paper results in around 110 lbs of CO2 being released into the atmosphere. 

What is life?

The Black-tailed godwit is a large, long-legged, long-billed shorebird that measures 17 inches from bill to tail with a wingspan of 32 inches. This one appears to be having an existential crisis.

This Week In Green – Apr 1, 2022

It may be April fools, but all of our news is true for ‘This Week in Green’ as we discuss pig poop power, human composting, climate victory gardens, and a futuristic machine called the Carbon Crusher! This week’s episode of The Biofriendly Podcast wraps up nicely with helpful tips on how you can reduce your shopping waste.

Horsepower

Przewalski’s horses, rare and critically endangered horses found in Mongolia, are the last truly wild horse.

Alpaca of the sea

Approximately 2 inches long, the Nembrotha cristata feed on jellyfish and absorb the venom in the stingers, so their bright neon colors are meant to warn predators that they are poisonous.

Front row

An active volcano viewed by two tiny silhouettes in Fagradalsfjall, Iceland by photographer Signefotar.

Night + Day

A cloud separates the day from night perfectly.

Skip the plastic bag | Tuesday Tip

It’s always best to bring your own reusable bag and avoid plastic altogether. For hungry sea turtles, it’s nearly impossible to distinguish between jellyfish and floating plastic shopping bags.