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New Zealand’s Penguathalon will see beak-to-beak battles in five events: soccer, Frisbee, surfing, swing ball, and waddle races. But sports analysts are saying the competition won’t really heat up until the penguathletes face climate change. After that, it could be bye, bye birdie.

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Eco-couple in loveIt’s not easy dating green
At last, a green-friendly dating site for everyone — whether you’re into earth dating, eco-friendly dating, conscious dating, eco-conscious dating, or conscious single dating. And if you can tell us what the hell any of these mean, we should, you know, maybe get coffee or something sometime.

 

 

 

Yellowstone hot springsPhoto: jimbowen0306 via FlickrUrine trouble
We’re all for answering nature’s call in, uh, nature; but if you’re in Yellowstone, letting it mellow(stone) probably isn’t the best idea. Especially if you’re being watched.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

lasagnaPhoto: Nemo’s great uncle via FlickrExcuse me, Representative, could you pass the …
Oh, if only solving the world’s problems were as easy as chugging red wine and big-box brand pasta.

 

 

 

 

 

Ghent veggie day adAttention ladies and Ghents
The Belgian city of Ghent will be the first in the world to go meat-free one day a week in an effort to cut the city’s carbon footprint, battle obesity, and say “veggiedag” as many times as possible. Thankfully, Belgian waffles are unaffected by the eating edict.