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.

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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. 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.

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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

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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.

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. Right: A shade grown coffee plantation. Photo by John Blake. By Tim Boucher, senior conservation geographer. A lot of us drink coffee. Some of us drink a lot of coffee.

How Many Birders Are There, Really?

10,000 Birds

There were similar FWS studies using similar methodologies with similar findings in 2007 and 2003. Jason A. Crotty is a birder and lawyer living in Portland, Oregon. Jason’s first contribution to 10,000 Birds tackled the importance of the National Wildlife Refuge System. How many birders are there in America? As it turns out, there are very few estimates. Indeed, there appears to be just one. In 2013, the U.S.

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

Green Prophet

Worldwide, between 2003 and 2013 – the period analyzed in the study – the average annual number of disasters caused by all types of natural hazards, including climate-related events, almost doubled since the 1980s.

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. My three orphans had left for Central America in September 2003. It’s clear that birds copulate, procreate, and promote their genes with alacrity. But 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. Imagine if passing through airport security could be as pleasant as a stroll through a park.

Now Showing: the Norovirus!

Green Home Blog

In the case of malaria, the first truly indigenous case showed up in Florida in 2003. Broadcast news media in the United States are beginning to warn about the new strain of norovirus sweeping the nation. It’s bad, they say, and likely to get worse as it peaks in mid-February. Called “Gll.4

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

Green Traveler Guides

I ’ve been a big Michael Franti & Spearhead fan ever since my friend Leah practically begged me to purchase the Everyone Deserves Music CD in 2003. | Ubud’s Green Yoga |.

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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. It’s a fact that Disneyland fits inside Disney World’s parking lot. Now double up Disney World and you almost match the planned footprint of Dubaiworld.

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Cashback On “Premature Slaughter”


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.”

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.

Five Endangered Species Recoveries You’ve Never Heard Of

Nature Conservancy - Science

So nicely, in fact, that one population was removed from the endangered species list in 2003 with more than 5,000 animals. More than 40 species have been officially recovered by the Endangered Species Act. Some, like bald eagles and peregrine falcons, have received a lot of publicity.

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Deer Advisor: Help for Communities Grappling with Abundant Deer Populations

Nature Conservancy - Science

Meredith Cornett has directed The Nature Conservancy’s science program in Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota since August 2003.

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

Green Prophet

The Republic of Ireland (enacted in 2002), Denmark (2003), Belgium (2007), Mexico (2010), Wales and Italy (2011), Scotland (2014), and England (2015) all tackled the problem with legislation.

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.

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Egyptian Organic Farm Declared Sustainability World Leader

Green Prophet

In 2003, the eco-friendly business won the prestigious Right Livelihood Award – known as the ‘Alternative Nobel Prize’ – which honours those working on the most urgent challenges facing the world. :: BBC NEWS and

How Well Have We Protected Nature?

Nature Conservancy - Science

percent of the marine surface, which isn’t stunning, but recent and ongoing growth is phenomenal — there’s been a 700 percent increase in the extent of marine protected areas since 2003, with effort largely concentrated in coastal waters, where we’ve now reached 8.4 Jurassic Coast, Devon.

Woody Harrelson Brings Sustainable Bus To Movie Set


The bus was originally used in the 2003 documentary, Go Further , where Harrelson traveled California by bike and sustainable bus to spread the word about eco-friendly living. Woody Harrelson isn’t just known for his acting skills, but he is also recognized for his sustainable lifestyle.

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.

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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. The DOW Chemical plant in Freeport, Texas. Photo: Jen Molnar/TNC. by Sheila Reddy , Senior Scientist for Sustainability, The Nature Conservancy.

Captain Planet Live Action Film In Development!!


The company also is responsible for such action-oriented films as Shoot ‘Em Up (2007), The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003), Apt Pupil (1998) and Natural Born Killers (1994).

What Does the Fox Need?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Bobcats typically only take up residence in very large habitat fragments within cities or make forays into cities while still residing in wild areas (Bateman 2012, Chupp, 2013, Crooks 2002, Lowry 2013, Ordeñana 2013, Tigas 2003). A red fox prowls the urban greenbelt in Boise, Idaho.

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Futuristic data security through pen and paper

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.”

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. Something’s bugging Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates.

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Why Muslims Don’t Drink Alcohol

Green Prophet

Without side-sweeping the nutritional value to alcoholic beverages, we must accept that wine in particular is not completely “evil” Wine contains coronary benefits and according to a 2003 study on Wine Pros , decreases the risk of peptic ulcers.

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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 is also concern about disease caused by terrifying levels of air pollution. In cities like Tehran, people may be seeing air pollution worse than in Beijing.

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Green Product News: Bambu Helps Save Bees!

Green Living Ideas

With roots in Portland, Oregon, since 2003 Bambu has designed, developed and manufactured handcrafted, modern home products made from renewable materials such as bamboo, hemp, cork, coconut and soy. Bambu is one of our favorite sustainable businesses.

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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. A heat mirage: a common sight in many cities this summer. Photo: Brocken Inaglory under a Creative Commons license. By Rob McDonald, senior scientist, The Nature Conservancy.

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. aid program aimed at helping foreign countries battle the AIDS epidemic saved 740,000 lives from 2004-2008, according to a study published Tuesday. The U.S.

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. And, a huge improvement over the 2003 edition, in my librarian eyes: the table of contents lists each identification information box!

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

The mound was first detected in 2003 during a sonar survey of the southwest portion of the sea, rising nearly 32 feet high and about 230 yards in diameter under water. 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?    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

Ashortwalk: Interesting products made from recycled vending cups

Green (Living) Review

It was started by Dan (the company, not the county/country) in 2003, who left his previous job as a product designer/inventor at Dyson and moved to Cornwall in order to realize a long-held desire: to set up a business, and live, “a short walk” from the sea.

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. Tel Aviv has a lot to offer visitors , including the world’s largest collection of Bauhaus buildings.

Another Look at Declining Seattle Traffic

Sightline Daily

And based on these counts, SDOT believes that traffic across the city fell by a whopping 10 percent between 2003 and 2012: From the 2012 Traffic Report , Seattle Department of Transportation.

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. Don Fullerton, in the context of the movie  Inside Job : I would hope to think that most professors do routinely reveal financial conflicts of interest, and that we can use their resulting research to learn something useful – as I said above:  “let others pick it apart or use their own models and data to find competing results.