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Vegan Dining in Somerville, MA at The Pulse - Eco-Vegan Gal: Live.

Eco-Vegan Girl

There was/is also Grasshopper , another yummy Asian place right outside of Boston in Allston. Turns out that was an excellent decision.

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America's Mad Cow Crisis | PR Watch

PR Watch

Americans might remember that when the first mad cow was confirmed in the United States in December, 2003, it was major news. Contact Us.

The Most Powerful Act of Compassion & Healing.

Elephant Journal

In 2003, researchers Andrew and Michelle Gulledge and Robert Stahmann found that the more couples massage, hug, kiss, caress, and hold hands with each other, the happier they are. Adult Family Health & Wellness Love compassion dating family intimacy love relationship tools sex Stahmann touch

You're Less Likely to Get Sick If You Actively Socialize

The Alien Next Door

More sociable people are more exposed to germs, after all. Socializing makes us healthier and more resilient. American Journal of Public Health).

Shade Coffee: Not Just for the Birds

Nature Conservancy - Science

2003)! Ecological Modeling 164 (2003) 177–199. Left: A traditional coffee plantation. Photo by Fernando Rebêlo. Photo by John Blake.

Climate change disasters doubled – eating up world’s food security

Green Prophet

The total economic damage caused is estimated at $1.5 trillion. Small farmers’ livelihoods erased. Worldwide, the livelihoods of 2.5

Are You Smarter Than A Trash Can?

Environmental News Network

Walking through Boston earlier this week I came across an unusually large trash receptacle. Trash Can via Shutterstock.

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Do Birds Feel Love?

10,000 Birds

In 2003, I raised three orphaned ruby-throats from the early pinfeather stage to release at around 30 days of age. But love? Do birds feel love?

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Genetically engineered plants to replace airport security checkpoints?

Green Prophet

As far back as 2003, she has reprogrammed plants in her lab to serve as security sentinels. Sound far-fetched? Image from Phytodetectors.

Ubud, Bali: sleeping in Michael Franti’s green bed

Green Traveler Guides

Soulshine yoga: al fresco. It’s all included, and it’s all good. Deep exhalation. Franti groupies, take note. Franti: he digs geckos.

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Futuristic Dubailand Theme Park City Growing Ahead With $55 Billion

Green Prophet

The project was unveiled in 2003, with initial plans to spread six distinct “worlds” over 100 square miles. Dubai Outlet Mall. Global Village.

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France’s new ban on plastic throwaways should be extended globally

Green Prophet

France has passed a new law that bans cups, cutlery, plates, and takeaway containers made from plastic. But why stop at its borders?Arash

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Living Single With a Sexually Transmitted Disease. ~ Anonymous

Elephant Journal

I was raped after passing out at a party in 2003 and ended up infected with genital herpes.

When New Embraces Old: Part 1, the Journey

The Alien Next Door

It was like “falling in love.” Really. To fall in love is like coming home, after all. When new embraces old, we get magic. Wizard-magic.

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2015: Year of the Sheep (Ram)

The Alien Next Door

Those born in the years 1907, 1919, 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, and 2015 celebrate the Year of the Sheep, Ram or Goat. Woohoo!

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How Well Have We Protected Nature?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Jurassic Coast, Devon. Photo © @sage_solar/Flickr. Mark Spalding is a senior marine scientist at The Nature Conservancy. percent. The verdict?

Egyptian Organic Farm Declared Sustainability World Leader

Green Prophet

These ‘New Sustainability Champions’ include just one company from the Middle East and North Africa region- SEKEM. Image via Bijan/flickr.

Is Nature Ready to Transform Big Business?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Coke’s work on water risk started in 2003 by placing some of its brightest young staff in a Coke think tank. Photo: Jen Molnar/TNC.

Futuristic data security through pen and paper

Green (Living) Review

So, how do we secure our sensitive data? The old-fashioned way by using pen and paper, or typewriter and paper. And that goes beyond simple data theft.

Woody Harrelson Brings Sustainable Bus To Movie Set


Woody Harrelson isn’t just known for his acting skills, but he is also recognized for his sustainable lifestyle. via

Emerald Edge: Old Growth Forest Injects New Life into Conservation

Conservancy Talk

It can be hard to define what connects us to particular landscapes. Yet we can all feel love for a place. The land here is wild.

What Does the Fox Need?

Nature Conservancy - Science

A red fox prowls the urban greenbelt in Boise, Idaho. Photo: Phares Book. By now, we all know what the fox says. But what about what the fox needs ?

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Captain Planet Live Action Film In Development!!


“The messages of Captain Planet are even more relevant today,&# said Stuart Snyder, president and COO of Turner Broadcasting System Inc.’s

How this single drop of blood will save lives in the Middle East

Green Prophet

Serious health issues frequently affect us people living in the Middle East. We face long-eradicated diseases  like polio. There And eating. Cancer?

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Bill Gates declares war on world’s (surprisingly) deadliest creature

Green Prophet

They were detected in Israel and Lebanon in 2003, and in Syria two years later. single bite from an infected mosquito can cause malaria.

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Sibley Birds East & Sibley Birds West: A Review

10,000 Birds

I purchased my first Sibley— The Sibley Field Guide to Birds of Eastern North America —in 2003. Here’s a look at Sibley Birds East and Sibley Birds West  (the books’ cover titles), feature by feature: Size & Cover: The new field guides are the roughly the same size as the 2003 editions, a bit higher, wider, and heavier.

Green Product News: Bambu Helps Save Bees!

Green Living Ideas

Bambu is one of our favorite sustainable businesses. Read more about Bambu here. Honey bees are critical to healthy food systems. We’re

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Hot Times, Summer in the City: Understanding the Urban Heat Wave

Nature Conservancy - Science

Perhaps the most well-researched heat wave in history was the European heat wave of 2003. This year, it was London’s turn.

Why Muslims Don’t Drink Alcohol

Green Prophet

It is a well known fact that Muslims don’t drink alcohol. It is haraam , forbidden. But why else is alcohol haraam in Islam? Alcohol in Islam.

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The cost of a statistical life is.

Environmental Economics

Bush in 2003 with a five-year, $15 billion investment in global AIDS in 15 countries. We often to talking about the value of a statistical life (John, why don't we have a primer on VSL in Env-Econ 101?) , but less frequently talk about the cost of saving a statistical life.    So here you go: A U.S. The U.S. via

For Some Iranians Meatless Monday Isn’t a Choice

Green Prophet

Food Administration during the first World War was revived as “Meatless Mondays” in 2003 and has since become a global phenomenon.


Sea of Galilee Reveals Mysterious Underwater Ancient Mound

Green Prophet

Israeli archaeologists are baffled by a giant cone-shaped structure submerged beneath the waters of the Sea of Galilee.

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Peace on earth?

Environmental Economics

Has Paul changed his mind since 2003 about how the bond market works?    Or are circumstances different now? 

Ashortwalk: Interesting products made from recycled vending cups

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Ashortwalk Ltd. Any further and you fall into the sea. Hence that name “Ashortwalk” for the company.

Visit the world’s largest collection of Bauhaus architecture from your desk

Green Prophet

So well that the entire city was named a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2003. ” Related : Bauhaus design goes underground in Tel Aviv.

Another Look at Declining Seattle Traffic

Sightline Daily

But it gets more dramatic. In fact, I’d bet that a lot of people stuck in traffic don’t believe that the trends are real. thanks. by Weez

Feeding Wild Birds in America: Culture, Commerce & Conservation: A Book Review by a Curious Bird Feeder

10,000 Birds

Baicich worked for the American Birding Association from 1991 to 2003 as editor and Director of Conservation and Public Policy. I came late to bird feeding, and when I was finally able to put out a “thistle” sock and a seed feeder (or two or six), I was amazed by the learning curve. There was cleaning, lots of cleaning of feeders and yard.

Dubai’s Camelicious sees potential European, US market for camel milk

Green Prophet

It was founded in 2003 and became operational three years later.”. What a perfect place for a camel farm. Quite a few locals have camels.

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On financial conflicts of interest

Environmental Economics

Ruud (2003), “Contingent Valuation and Lost Passive Use: Damages from the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill,” Environmental and Resource Economics 25: 257-86.   Then we’ll discuss it!”. As long as it is revealed, we can USE inherent conflict of interest to help students learn about how to interpret such results. Gregory K. Robert C.

Even Canadian economists understand gas price supply and demand, eh?

Environmental Economics

The 2003 Competition Bureau examination concluded that rising gasoline prices can be attributed to an increase in the world price for crude oil; the same holds true today. So what is causing the sharp movements and price hikes in gasoline? The price at the pump tracks the price of oil fairly closely, though not identically.

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