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

The Alien Next Door

Yet a study by Sheldon Cohen and his colleagues published in Psychological Science (2003) showed that less sociable people caught colds more often than those who socialized.

2009 130

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. Skip to Main Content Area. Contact Us. News Feeds. Podcasts. Privacy Policy. RSS Feeds. Volunteer. Optional Member Code. Sign up. Reports Lisa Graves. Mary Bottari.

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

Eco-Vegan Girl

Vegan-Related Recipes Eco-Related Health Calendar Contact Eco-Vegan Dog ENGAGE Productions Saturday, June 4, 2011 Vegan Dining in Somerville, MA at The Pulse Café & True Bistro I became a vegan in Boston in 2003, but at the time there were limited options.

2011 75

The Red Door

Elephant Journal

The Red Door Fifteen years ago today, on November 11, 2003, I was hired at my first job as a fitness professional at New York Sports Club in Cobble Hill, Brooklyn.

2019 86

A Simple way to trade Stress for Tranquility in our Daily Lives.

Elephant Journal

The dying words of the samurai warrior, Katsumoto, in the 2003 movie "The Last Samurai" sum it up so beautifully: Academy Apprentice/Audit Blogs Elephant Academy Health & Wellness Meditation Non New-Agey Spirituality distractions elephant magazine finding peace meditation nature put down your phone reduce stress small nature stress the perfect blossom tranquility

2019 70

Precious Memories

Elephant Journal

I have been living in Johannesburg, South Africa since 2003. Johannesburg is largely know as the business hub of South Africa, if not Africa. I grew up in a small town called Pietermaritzburg which is about 500kms from Johannesburg. It’s also where my parents lived until my father’s death in September 2014. My mother now […].

2019 63

Peace on earth?

Environmental Economics

Has Paul changed his mind since 2003 about how the bond market works?    If anything, I would have thought that the fiscal situation is more dire now and so the logic from 2003 would apply with more force.  I

Earth 170

Dear Michael Stone, you Saved my Life.

Elephant Journal

He started the Gravity Zen Meditation group in 2003 in his garag. Michael Stone was a yoga teacher, author, psychotherapist, and meditation facilitator. Enlightened Society Meditation Yoga Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today Z ADMIN Yoga Featured Today death Dharma grief loss meditation Michael Stone spirituality

2017 67

European Union Officially Closes Loopholes in Shark Finning Ban

Eccorazzi

Shark finning was banned by the European Union (EU), made up of 27 member countries, in 2003, but some seriously big loopholes allowed for finning to continue.

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Why War with Iran Would Go Global.

Elephant Journal

If Americans wish to invade Iran, they should be prepared to fight a much larger, more unified, and wealthier population than that of Iraq in 2003. Iran’s per capita. Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) WAYLON: Editor's Picks—Hidden Gems Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Featured Today iran Iraq war nuclear proliferation war

Iran 77

Australian White Ibis Survey

10,000 Birds

This survey started in 2003 and needs your help! Are you going to be in Australia this weekend? As you go about your weekend, how about helping out and counting any Australian White Ibis that you see? You can report your sightings easily online.

2012 229

Traffic in central London moves at the same speed as horse-drawn carriages

Green (Living) Review

MPH bump caused by the implementation of the congestion charge in 2003 (which is a 15% improvement -- nothing to sneeze at). The 1800s have called. The theoretical maximum speed of all kinds of things is constantly going up; cars, trains, planes, boats.

2015 169

The Rise of the Global Grassroots.

Elephant Journal

February 15th, 2003 is believed to have been the largest demonstration in history, with millions of people in at least 600 cities, including an estimated three. Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) WAYLON: Editor's Picks—Hidden Gems Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Featured Today globalization. Iraq Obama politics protests united states war

One million dollars per mile?

Environmental Economics

According to my 2003 paper , the cost of the hurricane evacuation to North Carolina residents will be about $32 million (in 1998 dollars [I think, geez, did I not state the dollar year?]).

2011 164

What Buddhism teaches us about Doing the Things we’re Scared Of.

Elephant Journal

In 2003, I was diagnosed with an advanced form of a rare disease called syringomyelia, a chronic disease in which the grey matter of the spinal cord erodes, creating a fluid-filled cavity within the spinal cord, known as a syrinx. I was told that there was a good chance I would die on the operating table. There was also a good chance I would never be able to walk again.

2018 64

Can my students now use The Onion as a legitimate news source?

Environmental Economics

In March 2003, soon after the U.S. invaded Iraq, a news outlet predicted the war would be a colossal disaster that would ultimately destabilize the Middle East and fuel the rise of anti-Western forces willing to die for a fundamentalist cause. That outlet was The Onion. And the satirical news site nailed it.

AGRICULTURE IN THE CITY A Key to Sustainability in Havana, Cuba

The Green Changemakers

AGRICULTURE IN THE CITY A Key to Sustainability in Havana, Cuba Maria Caridad Cruz and Roberto Sánchez Medina Ian Randle Publishers/ IDRC 2003 ISBN 9-76637-158-X e-ISBN 1-55250-104-3 244 pp.

2010 52

Filling in the mystery of the newly discovered ghost whale

Green Prophet

When first classified as a species in 2003, Omura’s were only known in three locations – the Sea of Japan, the Solomon Islands east of Papua New Guinea, and the Keeling Islands, west of Indonesia.

2019 83

Heronry at Sultanpur

10,000 Birds

A study conducted at Sultanpur (Abdul Jamil Urfi, Thangarasu Meganathan and Abdul Kalam) between 2003 and 2005 noted that the the clutch size was bigger in early nests.

2019 141

Daily Demand and Supply: The impact of expectations

Environmental Economics

Between 2003 and 2012, Latin American and Caribbean exports averaged 11.7 Import prices for bananas in 2013 have reached $900 per ton, compared to $375 in 2003.

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Australian White Ibis Survey 2013

10,000 Birds

This survey started in 2003 and needs your help! Are you going to be in Australia this weekend? As you go about your weekend, how about helping out and counting any Australian White Ibis that you see? You can report your sightings easily online. You may even see a tagged ibis, like we did on our trip to Sydney last year. This bird “040″ had been banded at about 5 weeks old in 2005 and given a tag as an adult in 2008 within Centennial Park.

2013 133

Pronounced "Reggie"

Environmental Economics

RGGI (pronounced “Reggie”) has, in fact, a Republican pedigree, dating back to 2003, when Gov.  From the NYTimes editorial page :  New Jersey, under its new governor, Phil Murphy, a Democrat, will join — more precisely, rejoin — the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, a consortium of nine Eastern and New England states that has achieved substantial emissions reductions from large power plants since its start in 2009.

2018 116

"Did legalizing ivory trade reduce elephant poaching?"

Environmental Economics

Chris Blattman quoting Hsiang and Sekar: International trade of ivory was banned in 1989, with global elephant poaching data collected by field researchers since 2003. A one-time legal sale of ivory stocks in 2008 was designed as an experiment, but its global impact has not been evaluated. We find that international announcement of the legal ivory sale corresponds with an abrupt ~66% increase in illegal ivory production across two continents, and a possible ten-fold increase in its trend.

2016 126

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. The last thing I remember from that night is falling asleep on the floor, drunk and alone. The next morning, I woke up in some bed, alone again, but completely naked and sore.

2003 100

Paper is a near-perfect barrier to hackers, ransomware and other exploits

Green (Living) Review

A recent study of more than 1 million medication errors reported to a national database between 2003 and 2010 found that 6% were related to the computerized prescribing system.

2019 170

Daily demand and supply

Environmental Economics

This year they are falling, after a record production boom nearly replenished stockpiles left at their lowest since 2003 by last winter's freeze. From the WSJ Micro Review: Natural-Gas Prices Fall Even With Chill Nearing by: Timothy Puko Oct 20, 2014. TOPICS:  Supply and Demand. SUMMARY:  When cold weather looms across the U.S., natural-gas prices usually rise.

2014 153

Cool-Roofing.com: Providing Energy Efficient Roofing in Select Cities 

Hug a Tree with Me

Serving areas in Arizona, Hawaii, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Texas, California and more Cool Roofing Systems is a commercial roofing company operating since 2003.

What are prescription antihistamine Hydraplasty face for eye allergies?

Conservation Hawaii

Avobenzone was probably first authorised in cellulose the eu as Hydraplasty face dispersible tablets in january 2003. Sunzone family spf 30 broad spectrum contains only octinoxate as mention its single active ingredient. Specialist responsibilities 1 to assess the patient and establish throughout the need for octinoxate or Cover girl natureluxe gloss balm therapy conducted within the agreed to local prescribing guideline.

2019 40

WBGU Publications

The Green Changemakers

[link] Bioenergy 2008 Security 2007 Poverty 2004 Energy 2003 Institutions 2000 Biosphere 1999 Global Risks 1998 Water 1997 Research 1996 Global Policy 1995 Soils 1994 People- Environment 1993 Flagship Reports Special Reports Policy Papers Factsheets.

2010 40

A place in the country: meet the new woodlanders

Green (Living) Review

In 2003, her 12-year-old son, Louis, died of leukaemia. If you go down to the woods today. you might find a school, a photographer’s studio, or a carpenter’s workshop.

2017 164

Here is one for the 2014 top 10 list

Environmental Economics

The reissue will also include bonus tracks that appear on the album’s 2003 reissue; songs taken from their 1983 self-released Live and Otherwise cassette; and five cuts off the band’s 1987 demo Colorblind and Rhymeless.

2014 187

3 Good Things: How Gratitude Heals. ~ Dr. Paula Watkins

Elephant Journal

The seminal paper in this field came out 10 years ago with an article titled, Counting Blessings Versus Burdens: An Experimental Investigation of Gratitude and Subjective Well-Being in Daily Life (Emmons & McCollough, 2003). The study showed that participants randomly assigned to notice and appreciate up to five things they were grateful for were happier and healthier than participants who recorded neutral events or hassles.

2003 83

Measuring Wealth in Footsteps

Environmental News Network

In 2003 the Global Footprint Network (GFN) was established in response to this problem and to help countries and businesses measure their impact and as a result live more sustainably. Many people consider the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) as the best way to measure a country’s wealth.

Rhythm and melody

Environmental Economics

household enjoys $2/gallon gasoline (average 2003 price = $2.02/gallon), drives 20,000 miles in a 20 MPG automobile. According to this model a 100% increase in gas prices (2003 to 2008) would lead to a reduction in miles driven of 0.3% (i.e.,

2012 158

When New Embraces Old: Part 1, the Journey

The Alien Next Door

The January 2003 issue of Canadian Architect magazine dubbed the Bahen Centre as "a complex interweaving of urbanity, public space and sustainability." It won the Ontario Association of Architects Award and City of Toronto Architecture and Urban Design Award, both in 2003.

2016 152

Why U.S. women don't bike: blame it on the childcare and the chores

Green (Living) Review

Huff and Ralph studied non-commute travel in households - they used data between 2003 and 2012 from the American Time Use Survey (ATUS) for their findings.

2014 130

Subscribe to the New 10,000 Birds Newsletter

10,000 Birds

Since I first started hand-coding 10,000 Birds using Microsoft Frontpage in 2003 , we’ve seen all manner of technology (e.g., In case you hadn’t noticed, blogging, both publishing and perusing , has transformed dramatically over the years.

2017 198

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. Starting February 19 th 2015, we enter the Year of the Sheep (Ram) on the Chinese calendar.

2015 183

7 Ways to Use Eggshells (and tips you need to know)

Green (Living) Review

In a 2003 study published in the International Journal of Clinical Pharmacology Research , eggshell consumption helped stop bone loss in postmenopausal women. If you eat eggs, make sure you make the best use of those shells! Most of an eggshell is calcium.

2014 164

Music Monday: Earl Greyhound

Wend Magazine

It also includes four previously unreleased tracks originally recorded in 2003. Earl Greyhound from L to R: Ricc Sheridan, Matt Whyte and Kamara Thomas. It’s been a while since I’ve stumbled upon a band that caught my attention as sharply as has Earl Greyhound.

2013 188

AERE Workshops: 1985-2009

Environmental Economics

2003, Spatial Theory, Modeling, and Econometrics in Environmental and Resource Economics -- Madison, Wisconsin.

2013 176

Cashback On “Premature Slaughter”

Eccorazzi

According to a Berkeley-based law firm, more than 500,000 cows were “slaughtered early” between 2003 and 2010 as part of a “herd retirement program” to “reduce the supply of milk” and “inflate its costs to consumers nationally.”

2016 81

Are You Smarter Than A Trash Can?

Environmental News Network

BigBelly Solar, the company responsible for these innovative trash cans, was founded in 2003 with “the goal of transforming one of the least efficient and resource-intensive industries on the planet — waste collection.

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