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The Green Life: Daily Roundup: May 15, 2009

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May 15, 2009

Daily Roundup: May 15, 2009

LOL Green: The Daily Show proved that environmental issues and humor do mix when EPA administrator Lisa Jackson chatted with funnyman Jon Stewart. Grist

Building Better: Public schools could receive a revamp if a green construction bill gets approval from the Senate. The House of Representatives passed the $6.4 billion initiative on Thursday. Associated Press

Breaking Up Is Hard to Do: A treaty to make ship recycling safer was signed by 66 nations, but environmental activists criticized the agreement for failing to ban shipbreaking on beaches. AFP

Rumble in the Jungle: Protesters in Peru blocked roads and waterways in an effort to stop oil and natural gas projects in the Amazon. Reuters

Greenwalling: Hungarian artist Edina Tokodi uses moss to make eco-graffiti in New York City. Wend

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