Yogis, Be Careful with Your Joints. ~ Charlotte Bell

Elephant Journal

Fortunately, the third time I took anatomy the importance of understanding the structures of ligaments and tendons finally sank in. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Health & Wellness Yoga Yoga Practice Z ADMIN Yoga Featured Today anatomy health joints ligaments safety stretching

America’s top 10 sweatiest cities

Green Traveler Guides

California Charlotte Dallas District of Columbia Florida Houston Los Angeles Miami North America North Carolina Orlando Raleigh San Diego Tampa Texas The Americas United States 10 sweatiest cities in U.S. | Green Travel News | Making summer travel plans? No sweat, or should we say lots of it. A team of environmental scientists has ranked major American metropolitan areas on their “sweatiness.”

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Royal Shags and Tricky Parakeets: Birding Queen Charlotte Sound

10,000 Birds

So early in the morning we left Picton and headed out along Queen Charlotte Sound, getting the general tour and occasionally stopping to look at whatever we found. As I said last week , I’ve decided to try and knock off a few of the New Zealand endemics and specialities that I haven’t seen before over the coming year, and the first place that sprung to mind was pretty close, just across the Cook Strait in the Marlborough Sounds.

This 9-year-old Girl from Charlotte gave a Heartbreaking Speech that all of America Needs to Hear.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society Equal Rights WAYLON: Today Only 9 year old speech black lives matter Charlotte children's wisdom city council meeting Keith Scott protests Zianna Oliphant"We are black people and we shouldn't have to feel this way.".

7 Fur-Free Fashion Designers


Fashion Featured Lifestyle News betsey johnson calvin klein charlotte ronson ralph lauren stella mccartney tommy hilfiger vivienne westwoodSeven top designers respect animals in their fashion creations. Read More.

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The Vipassana Hangover. ~ Charlotte Bell

Elephant Journal

*Homepages (Gold Tabs)* Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Health & Wellness Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Yoga Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today heath meditation mindful practice retreat Silence spirituality Vipassana

The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte Unveils Something Green Wedding Experience

Green (Living) Review

The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte has unveiled a new Green wedding package designed to add environmental mindfulness to the wedding experience and become a keystone of the hotel’s eco-friendly practices. " Something Green takes advantage of the Charlotte area’s rich bounty of culinary products while also responding to marrying couples’ interest in creating environmentally-responsible receptions.

Why I Teach Old-School Yoga. ~ Charlotte Bell

Elephant Journal

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Using the Hyoid Bone to Improve Chaturanga Dandasana. ~ Charlotte Bell

Elephant Journal

Chaturanga requires a great deal of upper body strength, and therefore, it builds the upper body. In addition, it builds core strength if you engage a funny little structure called the hyoid bone while you practice it.

An Evolving Practice is a Living Practice. ~ Charlotte Bell

Elephant Journal

“But I like fancy poses,” you say. Fancy poses are fun. I agree. But looking back in hindsight, I sometimes wish I hadn’t made them a staple of my yoga diet back in the day. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Health & Wellness Yoga Yoga Practice asana awareness diet food mindfulness spirituality teachers

A Tribute to Becoming Old & Poor. ~ Charlotte Whitty

Elephant Journal

As the Indigo Girls put it, “With every lesson learned, a line upon your beautiful face.”. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Health & Wellness aging beauty happiness life

Dr. “Cannabis” Alan Shackelford puts medicine into marijuana, in Israel

Green Prophet

That girl, Charlotte Figi (pictured below), was fighting for her life. Cursed with a rare form of epilepsy called Dravet’s Syndrome, Charlotte had about 300 seizures a week, some bringing her to the brink of death. Charlotte was unresponsive to questions.

How Hunky Hemp can Help You vs Pot: A Conversation with Joel Stanley of CW Hemp. {Mindful Partner}

Elephant Journal

Friends of Merril Short Story Contest Now Open

The Alien Next Door

Charlotte Ashley just informed me that The Friends of the Merril Short Story Contest is now open for submissions. Calling all speculative short fiction writers!

Mesmerized by the Powers that Be.

Elephant Journal

Adventure Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) blood moon Charlotte Whitty cosmos Earth lunar eclipse moon nature night sky Stars universe For a significant moment, I felt the complete mystery and power of the universe.

And her name probably isn't even Rachel

Environmental Economics

Gasoline prices soared again Thursday in Charlotte and across the country, and motorists were grumbling again at the pumps.

Dogs and cats living together

Environmental Economics

Where I'll be today

Environmental Economics

UNC Charlotte Economics Seminar Series: 2015 – 2016. John Whitehead  Appalachian State. Estimating Lost Recreational Use Value of Visitors to Northwest Florida from the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill using Revealed and Stated Preference Data. 10-11:30am, Friday 207

Syqe marijuana inhaler syncs your medical cannabis dosage using 3D printed technology

Green Prophet

But bags of money aside, people who are turning to cannabis for medical relief are swearing that this age old natural remedy has the power to change lives, like that of a little American girl (about 5) called Charlotte who was convulsing herself to death with 200 epileptic seizures a day.

I heart Ironman

Environmental Economics

Dumb Ways to Shop…& Die {Video}

Elephant Journal

As reported in the New York Times, this lead-selling is in violation of the law, even years after the companies including Forever 21, Wet Seal and Charlotte Russe signed legal settlements with CEH that require them to stop selling these hazardous products.

Next time you’re stuck at the airport all night, do this.

Elephant Journal

My sister was stranded at the Charlotte airport overnight and decided to make the most of it. Mahshid Mazooji, however: “…missed my connecting flight in Charlotte, and I didn’t […]. youtu.be) Some of us, stuck at the airport overnight, would call our friends to complain, binge watch Netflix, and surf Instagram or Facebook. At best, read a book. Main Categories* Enlightened Society Waylon Lewis WAYLON: Today Only

Only if it is a different state of mind

Environmental Economics

Of the Mountaineers’ 13 games, 10 have been away from Boone, which includes eight different states, if a trip to Charlotte is included. Charlotte, a large city in the Piedmont region of North Carolina near the South Carolina border, is a 2 hour bus ride from Boone, a small college town in the mountains. In fact, given the differences between Boone and Charlotte it is worlds away

As Flood Risks Rise, Engineers, Ecologists and Economists Come Together

Nature Conservancy - Science

Mangrove coastline of Charlotte Harbor Estuary near Punta Gorda, Florida located on the Gulf of Mexico. Valuing the Natural Defenses from Coral Reefs and Mangroves.

Port-a-Bach gets the ‘Bach Pack’ solar array for enhanced self sufficiency


Charlotte Bowie, collaborated with Atelier Workshop and helped them expand the scope of their original design. The project was taken up by Charlotte as a DIY assignment and she wants to give the end user a product that is easy to install and use and will require no external assistance.

Drinking lattes, chilling with my AC and reading the WSJ

Environmental Economics

And this one is to get a puerile giggle out of Tim: "Our revenue streams are flat or declining," said Anthony Tata, transportation secretary of North Carolina, which is proposing HOT lanes for a section of highway near Charlotte. "We From the WSJ's Micro Weekly Review: On U.S.

The News Just Keeps Getting Worse for West Virginia (and It Doesn't Stop There)

Sierra Club Compass

Duke Energy's coal ash pollution is contaminating North Carolina's Mountain Island Lake  -- a drinking water source for more than 750,000 people in the greater Charlotte area.

Just two more examples of animal rights protests that hurt women


In Charlotte, North Carolina , a PETA protest against fishing begged onlookers; “don’t let your kids become hookers.”

Thanks Tim for introducing me to Wordle, I sooo enjoyed spending way too much time on it (sarc level five)

Environmental Economics

Note: Sarc levels from I am Charlotte Simmons explained at the defunct blog I'm trying to put AERE sessions together for the SEA meetings. I have four loosely related papers. Typically, I call this session "Residuals." " Get it?

Sow Much Good farmer a CNN hero for spreading her seeds at the urban farm

Green Prophet

Since then, her foundation has grown to providing produce to a much larger area, including the city of Charlotte N.C., Sustainable urban farming as a viable concept is now beginning to become popular in many parts of the world, including the Middle East.

There is no such thing as a free lunch

Environmental Economics

Charlotte-based Duke plans to distribute about 150 of the pods to customers who buy or the Chevy Volt, Nissan Leaf and other electric cars soon to be released to the mass market. Or firms passing on all of the cost increase: State regulators on Tuesday gave Duke Energy the go-ahead to offer customers free home charging stations for plug-in electric cars.

Job-killing regulations?

Environmental Economics

17 and Charlotte No. "It has to be a mistake," says Derb Carter of the Southern Environmental Law Center, speaking of the latest Forbes rankings of the top 25 cities for business and careers. "Four  "Four are in job-killing, regulation-strangled North Carolina," he says, dripping with insincerity. He's right: Raleigh is No. 2, Durham No. 14, Asheville No.  "Hemp-ridden Asheville at No.

Monday Morning Quarterback fumbles on price gouging*

Environmental Economics

The tank read 5/8ths when I pulled into the Charlotte Douglas International Airport's Hertz lot at 5:35 a.m. Peter King: Hertz Should Be Ashamed of Itself Dept.: I rented a full-sized Hertz vehicle for my two-day trip to North Carolina and the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Awards. Two days, $44 a day. Drove the car 169 miles. Tuesday. "Did "Did you fill the tank with gas?'' '' the courteous check-in gal asked. "No,

Cost estimates

Environmental Economics

A 9.4-mile light-rail extension should open for service by March 2017, and the Charlotte Area Transit System said Monday it has a firm price for the project: $1.16 That cost caused CATS to reduce the scope of the project, having it end on the UNC-Charlotte campus instead of a park-and-ride lot at Interstate 485. billion. In 2007, CATS said it could build an 11-mile extension for $700 million.

If you build them. ?

Environmental Economics

will announce new energy plan": President Obama arrived in Charlotte late Wednesday morning, on a trip in which he will make a major announcement on a new program to spur growth in the "clean vehicle" industry. The President landed aboard Air Force One shortly before noon at Charlotte/Douglas International Airport and shook hands with some of the people who gathered near where the jet was parked. "President.

Environmental Economics: My name is Kingof Socks

Environmental Economics

Department of Transportation says it has won the agreement it needed to secure $461 million in federal grants that will put faster, more frequent and more reliable passenger trains on the tracks between Charlotte and Raleigh.

Electric Vehicle Events in 98 Cities

Sierra Club Compass

Speed enthusiasts got to see stock car racer Leilani Münter showcase her Tesla Model S at Charlotte, NC’s Plug In Day event held in conjunction with Octoberfest.

Ritz-Carlton green campaign takes root in Riyadh ?

Green Prophet

The Ritz-Carlton in Charlotte (North Carolina, USA) was the first LEED Gold-certified hotel for the company, and for that city.

Measuring Conservation Impact on Human Well-being in Kenya’s Rangelands

Nature Conservancy - Science

By Jen Molnar, Charlotte Kaiser. Conservationists spend a lot of time talking about monitoring the impacts of our work. Historically, we’ve done a great job of monitoring ecological outcomes, but unfortunately the same is not true for measuring human well-being outcomes.

Our Last Coal Ash Spill: No More Delays for Coal Water Pollution Protections

Sierra Club Compass

Last week, security guards at Duke Energy's Charlotte headquarters blocked me from delivering 9,000 petitions signed by Duke customers calling on the company to clean up its toxic coal ash, in the wake of a spill that decimated 70 miles of the Dan River.