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Creating a Birdwatching Backyard Paradise

10,000 Birds

Kylie Johnson, the managing editor at EverythingBackyard , loves to spend all the time she can outdoors. She writes about everything from backyard DIY projects to gardening. If you can’t get a hold of Kylie, she is probably on a trail or a boat. This is her first contribution to 10,000 Birds.

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What does it mean to be frugal?

Green (Living) Review

There is more to frugality than penny-pinching. By Michael Smith (Veshengro) The dictionary defines frugality as "the quality of being economical with money or food," but there is far more to it than that.

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Uri Geller predicted it: An ancient, kosher natural soap factory found in Jaffa

Green Prophet

Mentalist Uri Geller is building a museum in the world’s most ancient port city, Jaffa. When they start digging, an ancient olive soap factory is unearthed.

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6 Skills we can Learn from Horses that Make us Better at our Jobs.

Elephant Journal

My perspective on being an equestrian has always been that it is a hobby, something I do in my free time—separate from my work. Recently, my perspective has changed. I now see how lessons I've.

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A Quest to Document the World’s Flowering Plants

Nature Conservancy - Science

They’re on a mission to document and photograph every flowering plant family on earth. From the Field Native Plants Natural History

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Nothing Stays the Same: how to Ride the Wave of Change.

Elephant Journal

Nothing is fixed, and this is beautiful. This natural law is our chance to not cling to experiences, but to only enjoy their present availability. I still create a bond with what I admire, but I don’t fight for its continuous presence anymore. Its absence has become as exciting as its presence.

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A Feast of Fiddlehead Ferns

Nature Conservancy - Science

One day in early May, when I was in grade school, I got off the bus and burst into the house, expecting to find my mother busying herself with housework or talking on the phone, but she was nowhere to […]. From the Field Native Plants Nature + People

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Week 26: San juan Islands

10,000 Birds

The days for me to add to my Little Big Years species count are getting fewer and fewer, and with it, my budget. Therefore, I am jumping at every opportunity to explore a new area, and subsequent birds that might be there.

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The Main Causes of Land Pollution

Greentumble

Have you ever thought about what will. the world look like in 100 years? Will it look better than it looks today? Or worse? The truth is that nobody can see the future, however with the ever increasing human population, there is one major problem that has been getting worse over time: land pollution.

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Monsanto to pay $289 MIL in damages to cancer victim

Green Prophet

The first trial on whether the world’s most widely used herbicide causes cancer ended this past week with a California jury’s award of USD$289 million in damages to a former school groundskeeper diagnosed with a lethal cancer linked to a Monsanto-produced weed-killer.

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Uranus in Retrograde: a Perfect Time to Let Go of our Baggage.

Elephant Journal

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Magpies: Murder, Mischief and Myth

Nature Conservancy - Science

Accused of eating cattle alive from the inside out, the black-billed magpie was once one of the most vilified birds on the planet. Discover the tangled history of humans and magpies. Birds & Birding Wildlife Birds

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The Effects of Wildfires on Wildlife

10,000 Birds

The photo above shows the beginning of the Carr Fire east of Redding with the Sundial Bridge in the foreground. This is about 35 miles West of my home.

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Drug Results for Bevacizumab Chloride

Conservation Hawaii

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Katch the Keto Kraze? You can still have your shaksuka!

Green Prophet

I was introduced to shakshuka on my first trip to Jerusalem, when a young woman slapped a flyer in my hand promising the Best Traditional Israeli Breakfast for fewer shekels than I’d been dropping on coffee drinks.

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The Difficult Task of Learning How to Love.

Elephant Journal

The small minority of people who are able to stay in relationships for years on end are the ones who realize—or most likely just understand on an intuitive level—that they are shacked up with a fallible human. They are going to have many things about them that are unpleasant.

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Week 25: A few of my South Africa Favorites

10,000 Birds

I am out on an off shore boat trip, from Seattle, north thru the San Juan Islands, and if the weather permits, up into the Gulf Islands of British Columbia, Canada.

Construction of a Pied Oystercatcher nest

10,000 Birds

Over the years that we have been observing Pied Oystercatchers along the coast near Broome we have noticed that it is the male bird that always appears to construct the nest site.

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Endemic Seychelles

10,000 Birds

1300kms off the coast of East Africa and over 1000kms NE from Madagascar is a tiny speck in the ocean. Zoom in and an archipelago of islands appears from the Indian Ocean. This is The Seychelles.

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Where Are You Birding This Second Weekend of August 2018?

10,000 Birds

Ready for the weekend? Ye olde birding calendar tells me that this weekend will resemble the last one to a fault, which is to say avian observation activities cannot help but include shorebirds. If I have to chase shorebirds this weekend, I’ll try to visit a spot close to home.

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“Dog Days and Poisons” – Collective Arts Brewing: Mash Up the Jam

10,000 Birds

Drinking is an act of risk and vulnerability, though it’s such an everyday part of our existence that no one thinks of it that way. There’s always a chance that we could ingest something bad for us, something that might even kill us – a peril we face anytime we swallow anything, in fact.

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An Open Letter to the Victims of Narcissists.

Elephant Journal

I just want to start this letter by saying I get it—I’ve been there too. In fact, for a number of years, I traded one narcissist for another—each one more charming and less obviously a narcissist than the last.

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All Sex, No Shame.

Elephant Journal

I am not suggesting that we start telling young humans to go have tons of sex. But, I am also not suggesting that we don’t do that.

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I Googled “Mom Guilt”—Amazon said it’s Available with Free 2-day Shipping.

Elephant Journal

One of a million moments in my 13 years of motherhood that mom guilt played out loudly was last Monday. I looked into the tear-soaked eyes of my seven-year-old through the screen on my phone. As she sobbed.

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La Petite Mort: the Day the Romance Died.

Elephant Journal

Now, I watch men who would rather have a bike between their legs than make the effort to seduce a woman, women who would rather sit. Love dating grand gestures happiness Healthy Relationships love relationships romance romance is dead romantic Tamara Star

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Mountain Lion discovered inside Boulder home.

Elephant Journal

“Last night at approximately 10:40 p.m., we received a call from a homeowner who upon returning home discovered a mountain lion inside their home in the 400 block of Marine Street. We believe that the mountain lion pushed through a screen and then could not get back out.

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Why Adventure is Essential to our Evolution.

Elephant Journal

I made a promise to myself that when I grew up, I would never—ever—feel bored again. Little did I know how freakin' hard that would be.

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Your life doesn’t change because you read Eckhart Tolle.

Elephant Journal

Your life doesn’t change because you read Eckhart Tolle or Pema Chodron or practice meditation or travel the world or whatever. Your life will change when you integrate what you’ve learned into daily, in-the-moment practice. Plenty of jerks have traveled the world and remained jerks.

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The One Thing most of us are Missing in our Relationship with Ourselves & how to Find it.

Elephant Journal

After a series of painful family setbacks, I began to study Buddhism and practise meditation to deepen my understanding and acceptance of suffering. It was then that I inadvertently discovered that. Academy Apprentice/Audit Blogs Apprentice Thesis Elephant Academy Meditation Non New-Agey Spirituality Right Livelihood WAYLON: Today Only buddhism Chogyam Trungpa compassion dharma art elephant academy maitri meditation not good enough relationship with self self love

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“Daddy, these are the things I wish you would’ve told me before you Took your Life.”

Elephant Journal

As I sat and contemplated all of this and the loss of my own father to a tragic suicide when I was only eight years old, I began to comprehend that I was (and still am) guilty of making unfavorable choices, especially. Enlightened Society Equal Rights Family death of a parent fathers and daughters grief healing loss sadness suicide unhealthy relationships

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4 Ways to Dump your Jealousy & start being Happy for People.

Elephant Journal

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Egypt to begin building nuclear reactor in 2020

Green Prophet

Construction of Egypt’s first nuclear power plant will begin in the next two to two-and-a-half years.

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The Real Love Story. {Poem}

Elephant Journal

What is it you look for in the love of your life? Is it his eyes? Dark and soulful with just the right promise of mischief? Arts Inspiring (Wow) Literary Journal Love Z ADMIN Love Featured Today admiration eyes him himself integrity life love love story poem poetry real respect romance story

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How to Live a Zen-like Existence even when Life feels Chaotic.

Elephant Journal

As the saying goes, “In the midst of chaos, find peace.” And I did. . Academy Alumni Enlightened Society Family Health & Wellness Meditation Non New-Agey Spirituality academy alumni attitude baby showers lady gaga parenthood parenting peace rest self love static white noise Zen

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