The Week in Pictures: Poacher Devoured by Lions, Geologists Opened "Door to Hell," Invincible McDonald's Happy Meals, and More (Slideshow)


From the news that a poacher, with the intent of illegally hunting animals, was found dead in Kruger National Park, South Africa, to the invincible McDonald's Happy Meals that fail to decompose after one year, a lot happened this week in green. Ford announced they are saving an estimated $1.2 million annually and keeping between 16,000 and 25,000 metric tons of CO2 out of the atmosphere by turning their computers off, ESPN's Tony Kornheiser spews hate against Washington DC cyclists, and Geologists accidentally opened the "Door to Hell" in the desert of Turkmenistan. Find out what else happened in the world of green this week in our photo roundup of most popular, most important, and most oddball stories.

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