We’re deep in the middle of the deadline for our next book, coming out in November–more on that soon! Today some links:
Solar hot air collector made out of soda cans. Built-It-Solar Blog.
From the two steps forward and three steps back department. Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa attends a groundbreaking ceremony for a school garden. So far, so good. But it’s sponsored by Scott’s MiracleGro who chipped in some dough in return for having their name and products liberally applied to the garden. A good science lesson for the kids? LAist.
Memo to Scotts MiracleGro: Unprecedented Pesticide Contamination Found in Beehives. Beyond Pesticides Daily Blog.
And speaking of bees: sign a petition to legalize bees in Santa Monica here.
Green Roof Growers announce new sub-irrigating pot experiments. Green Roof Growers.