Mon.Mar 11, 2019

Meet the Bizarre American Bittern

Nature Conservancy - Science

The American Bittern may look nondescript, but it’s full of surprises. Learn more about one of the more unusual marsh denizens. Birds & Birding Wildlife Birds Weird Nature

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Mummy limbs smugglers hide “loot” in speakers, foiled in Egypt

Green Prophet

What would Tutankhamun say? Remember when mummies starting floating up in sewage ? This story is even better. Security officials at the Cairo International Airport foiled a plot to smuggle ancient mummified limbs out of the country in a couple of loudspeakers.

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Welcome to the Suicide Survivors Club, I’m Sorry You’re Here

Elephant Journal

I’m a member of an exclusive club. Unfortunately, it’s not the type of club people are beating down the door trying to get into. To the world, we’re known as “suicide survivors.”

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merck announces data from investigational phase 3 study on Mucaphed.

Conservation Hawaii

The cork county town has long having been the site for a edwards pharmaceuticals plant provided that manufactures Mucaphed, and dreamers that has but given rise to rumors. While abuse of stimulator syrupis not necessarily considered weak to be common, the phenylephrine drug is increasingly being abused himself in tablets in and gel capsules.

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The Hypocrisy of Loving Puppies & Eating Piglets.

Elephant Journal

Being vegan is no longer the playground of hemp-wearing hippies. It’s hip, its cool. Vegan is the new black. Academy Apprentice/Audit Blogs Animal Rights Editor's Picks Elephant Academy Enlightened Society Family Food Green animal agriculture climate change eating meat elephant magazine meat eaters meat free Meat Free Mondays obesity pigs plant-based vegetarian

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Why The New Push On ‘Natural Childbirth’ Can Be Just As Damaging For Women

Elephant Journal

Over the centuries, birth has grown to become the most dreaded event in a women’s life. In today’s media, frequent images of pain, blood and screaming are being seen as the standard of childbirth today. Programmes such as One born every minute perpetuate this image of birth, traumatising us further by making it appear to […].

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Living with and Learning about Dissociative Identity Disorder: Journey of Healing

Elephant Journal

Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID) is not a personality disorder, it’s a trauma disorder. It can be useful to think of DID as an extreme form of Complex-PTSD.

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It’s time to Channel our inner Mia Wallace & become the Bad-Ass Women we were Born to Be.

Elephant Journal

Wait, what?! You don’t know who Mia Wallace is? Here’s a quick refresher: Adventure Arts Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) bad ass Badass Women equality know yourself Mia Wallace mysterious powerful pulp fiction taking charge

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How to Take Care of your Heart in a Post-Truth World.

Elephant Journal

I practice “Facebook activism,” but honestly not as much as I should because I don’t want to offend anyone. Academy Apprentice/Audit Blogs Editor's Picks Elephant Academy Enlightened Society Green Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) apathy armchair activism being a good person climate change Earth elephant magazine facebook activism Fake news headlines politics post-truth world sad news self-care trump truth

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Shattering the Story

Elephant Journal

SHATTERING THE STORY “Why is this less awkward than a date?” ” I asked, and we both agreed with giggles that seemed to transcend any speakable-truth.

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What it Really Means when we Crack Self-Deprecating Jokes.

Elephant Journal

Many of us grew up with the idea that it’s rude to accept a compliment too readily. Enlightened Society Family Health & Wellness Compliment elephant magazine low self-esteem rumi self-deprecating self-deprecating humor self-deprecation self-esteem self-esteem issues

2019 67

Taking a Cue from a Cat: how to get Divorced, Change our Life & Start Over.

Elephant Journal

He was a charmer, and within days, was inviting himself right inside our house whenever the front door was opened. Academy Apprentice/Audit Blogs Animal Rights Elephant Academy Family Health & Wellness advice elephant magazine family learned from my cat life-lessons pets

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Why College can be Anything But the Best 4 Years of our Lives.

Elephant Journal

Initially, I felt I lost more than I gained. The trauma of leaving my family, friends, and old life behind in sunny New Mexico had enveloped me in cloudy misery. Academy Apprentice/Audit Blogs Adventure Apprentice Thesis Arts Blog Elephant Academy Health & Wellness Right Livelihood after college after high school after university calling career elephant magazine get through college painful college experience passion post secondary right livelihood school

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The Most Important Question.

Elephant Journal

Who am I? I have many titles- wife, mom, sister, daughter, friend, yogi, healer, teacher, student, spiritual director, God mother I have had these titles- single, married, divorced, hairdresser, rocker, wild teenager, 20 year old, 30 year old, 40 year old I’m about to get a few more titles- 50 year old, minister and some […].

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 Why Dating Yourself is Awesome and Not as Creepy as it Sounds.

Elephant Journal

Have you ever observed yourself just before a date comes over or even a house guest? The scene typically plays out something like this: run around scrubbing things that you would never normally wash, put out the good towels, light the good candles, and obsessively organize the party by colour and size. It’s as though […].

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The Most Important Lesson I learned from a Month without a Smartphone.

Elephant Journal

Original title: The Most Important Lesson I learned from a Month without a Smartphone. Intro: OR: On a Wednesday morning in late January, on a jam-packed subway train in Mexico City, a pickpocket stole my phone. Frida Kahlo is one of my six-year-old daughter’s idols.

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Yoga: A significant tool for addiction treatment

Elephant Journal

Yoga has been around for ages, the word itself means combining as in Hindi Yog means addition. Here the word Yoga means to combine your body, mind and soul through meditation and posture. These postures also called asanas designed and developed for achieve body strength, health improvement and making our physical flexibility for meditation. […].

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The Surprising – and Alterable – Reason the Last Person On Your List Seems to Be You

Elephant Journal

You don’t have to choose between yourself and another; taking a seat at your own sumptuous table feeds everyone. There is an old story that comes out of the East: Just before the launch of Humanity 1.0 (so so to speak) the Gods sat around in Heaven discussing the issue of where to hide each human’s soul. […].

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Augmented Reality Vs Virtual Reality and Why You Should Care.

Elephant Journal

Introduction From Darwin’s theory of us being apes to the technological leap we are taking every year leaves perplexed any man. Two topics of such nature will make you realize our futuristic streak: Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality. Let’s explore. It all started in the 1990’s when virtual reality was a fad […].

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Garage protection- Tips to secure your classic vehicles

Elephant Journal

Sometimes, storing your car well, driving it efficiently, and maintaining it carefully is not only enough things to consider for its safety. There are a lot of important things which help contribute to the protection of your vehicle. Especially if you own a classic or collector car, then protecting it from extreme weather conditions should […].

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Lauren Irwin-Szostak on Otto Warmbier and our Nation’s Response

Elephant Journal

Occupying a position of leadership carries great responsibility. Responsibility for those you lead and for the choices you make to protect, honor, and respect them. When confronted with great adversity suffered by a grieving American family, the President must stand strongly with them to ensure justice and support. The inconceivably heartbreaking case of Otto Warmbier […].

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How to Hear Your Inner Voice

Elephant Journal

How to Hear Your “Inner Voice” When challenges come my way, whether it’s a heated disagreement with a friend, family member, or boss/coworker, a tough decision I have to make regarding a job, relationship, or health matter, or whatever question I need to be answered, I have a particular process that brings me clarity so […].

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Recognizing our inner Sun & Moon can help Heal our Souls & our Lives.

Elephant Journal

Attuning to the inner sun, you rest in pure awareness. Attuning to the inner moon, you hear the call of the soul. Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Meditation Non New-Agey Spirituality Yoga awakening awareness consciousness healing inner moon inner sun meditation soul Sun & Moon

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TIMELY Jack Kerouac: 9 Mad Observations on Love.

Elephant Journal

During the long stretches through the Great Plains and much of the Midwest, I re-read Kerouac's masterpiece and discovered something about him that I don’t think I was ready for when I first. Arts Inspiring (Wow) Love Adventure breakups falling in love jack kerouac love quotes On the Road starting over wanderlust

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APPRENTICE SUBMISSION We Only get One Life: a New Hobby Emerges.

Elephant Journal

I am currently getting my butt kicked by a few of the new activities I am participating in. The one I want to talk about here is The Artist’s Way course, created by Julia Cameron. The course is offered as a spiritual path to higher. Academy Apprentice/Audit Blogs Arts Elephant Academy Right Livelihood creativity hobbies julia cameron new adventure photography spiritual practice starting over the artist's way

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Jack Kerouac- 10 Mad observations on love (timely)

Elephant Journal

Jack Kerouac’s “On The Road,” may have a little to do with why I am still alive today. During finals week of my senior year in college, I suffered the break-up of the relationship I had spent my entire childhood dreaming about. I was so sad, I became numb and despondent. Sitting at the bar […].

2019 43

All the Essentials for an Engagement Party.

Elephant Journal

Engagement parties have long been part of our culture, and have been celebrated with a lot of enthusiasm and hope. An engagement party is basically an exciting and fun way to rejoice over the commitment that you and your partner are soon going to enter into. Engagement parties almost always bring tides of the looming […].

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I can remember

Elephant Journal

The Memory of a Murder While I was sleeping, I remembered the murder I had committed unwittingly and without thinking. I was ashamed. I gulped back the tears. I felt blue. How could I have done such a thing? My chest grew heavy and I sobbed in my sleep so much that my wet pillow […].

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A Happiness Reading List for all of Us.

Elephant Journal

When I feel great, I love everyone and let them be, but when I feel miserable, I judge people around me. Maybe the poor person judging us is probably just feeling miserable. Arts books reading

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Introvert mistaken as arrogant. How difficult it is to initiate.

Elephant Journal

Being an introvert I embrace my emotions and my soft side.I trust another human. Belive what they say but dont let anyone get close to me.Never share my deep and my desire.I Try to share as little as I can. Maintain gravity. I’ve spent most of my life running solo, fighting my own battles and […].

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