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The Green Life: Daily Roundup: April 25, 2011

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April 25, 2011

Daily Roundup: April 25, 2011

Dark Clouds Brewing: Data centers, home of the mysterious "computing cloud," consume up to 2% of global electricity. Grist

Off the Menu? Chinese citizens' interest in shark-fin soup might be on the decline, indicates a new survey. TreeHugger

Bloody Sunday: Was a massive organized rabbit hunt in New Zealand on Easter a worthwhile effort to rid farms of an obnoxious pest or a barbaric bloodbath? You decide. Huffington Post

Wolf-Man Conundrum: Wolves were removed from endangered-species lists in Idaho and Montana, so local officials are hunkering down to regulate how they can be hunted. Los Angeles Times

So Long, Fido: A new database of 17,400 dog deaths reveals trends about how each breed is likely to go. Cancer killed golden retrievers, while chihuahuas are likelier to die of trauma. New York Times

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