Hank D and the Bee: Zero-emissions vehicles

Hank D and the Bee: Zero-emissions vehicles

Here’s a breakdown of various means of transportation and how their CO2 emissions compare. Oddly, sleds did not make either chart. Catch up on the rest of the Hank D and the Bee series at JoeMohrToons.com. For cartoon updates and other green goings-on, follow Joe on Twitter @GreenCartoons.

Hank D and the Bee: Beach Closings

Hank D and the Bee: Beach Closings

Learn more about beach quality from the NRDC–Testing the Waters: A Guide to Water Quality at Vacation Beaches And parents and kids can take action and learn even more with Joel Harper’s book, movie, and interactive website All the Way to the Ocean. Catch up on the rest of the Hank D and the Bee […]

Hank D and the Bee: The Newt on my Boot Asked me not to Pollute

Hank D and the Bee: The Newt on my Boot Asked me not to Pollute

Ready to take action? 49 Simple Things You Can Do to Save the Earth. Follow the rest of the Hank D and the Bee series at JoeMohrToons.com. For cartoon updates and other green goings-on, follow Joe on Twitter @GreenCartoons.

Hank D and the Bee: Sharks Only Eat Certain Kinds of People?

Hank D and the Bee: Sharks Only Eat Certain Kinds of People?

More info on ocean pollution (Heavy) From Mother Jones: Marine Pollution: How the Ocean Became a Toxic Waste Dump (Lighter) From Greenwala: The Ocean’s Top 25 Deadliest Pollution Predators (Lightest) From Joel Harper: All the Way to the Ocean Happy New Year, Hankheads! Cheers to a promising 2012! Follow the rest of the Hank D […]

Breast cancer awareness: What the pink ribbon ignores

Are environmental issues the cause of breast cancer?

Researchers have identified 216 chemicals that cause mammary tumors in animals and admit the need for better assessment in humans. They argue for integrating these findings into policies that govern chemical exposure. It’s an approach that concentrates on prevention rather than cure. So what are we waiting for?

Hank D and the Bee: Noise pollution

Hank D and the Bee: Noise pollution

Sometimes reducing noise pollution can be tough, even when we really want to… Follow the rest of the Hank D and the Bee series at JoeMohrToons.com. For cartoon updates and other green goings-on, follow Joe on Twitter @GreenCartoons.

Hank D and the Bee: You call this a party?

Hank D and the Bee: Party?

The manual method of carbon sequestration (not balloon blowing, Hank) may have problems, but the natural method certainly needs to be celebrated. I think this is a reason to party!

Hank D and the Bee: Republican Treehuggers

Hank D and the Bee: Republican Treehuggers

Almost no one would turn their back and a big pile of cash, but Hank D and his Bee think that if that cash were growing on trees, Republicans in the United States Senate might not be trying to abolish the EPA. It’s a thought.

No royal carriage for your wedding? No worries.

Prince William and Kate Middleton's royal wedding carriage

Prince William and Kate Middleton’s royal wedding next month will hardly be a toned down, eco-conscious affair…though they will leave the ceremony in a horse-drawn carriage. But just because you can’t afford a 100-year-old horse-drawn carriage to haul you away from your nuptials, doesn’t mean your wedding travel can’t be eco-friendly.

Hank D and the Bee: A Koch and a smile

Hank D and the Bee: A Koch and a smile

To understand this funny cartoon it helps to know that “Koch” is pronounced like “coke”. This toon pokes some fun at the oil billionaire brothers, Charles and David Koch, who are apparently dead set on fighting alternative energy development (instead of working with it) and creating their own monopoly.