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Wither coal (despite all attempts to the contrary)? What's next?

Environmental Economics

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Tips for Birding Costa Rica in October, 2017

10,000 Birds

The tenth month of the year isn’t one that is commonly associated with birding in Costa Rica but no matter, it should be. Those with binoculars who visit now will still lays eyes on lots of birds.

From consumer society to maker society

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) There was a time when people made and grew almost all of the things they needed; the majority of them at least. They did not – and could not – simply go to the stores or order on-line for home delivery.

Restoring Beavers by Plane and Automobile

Nature Conservancy - Science

Parachuting beavers? The remarkable story of restoring nature’s engineers. From the Field Wildlife Fish Mammals Restoration Technology Wetlands

GDPR

Last year, we hosted the 2017 MVP Awards across three of our sites. In order to get ready for this year’s coming awards across even more of our sites, we’re catching up with some of our judges from the previous awards who offered their time and insight to make the awards even better. Take a look!

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The Millipede That Protects Itself with Cyanide

Nature Conservancy - Science

Some millipedes use chemical warfare to ward off predators others glow in the dark, and yet these amazing critters are understudied. You can contribute to scientific knowledge of millipedes by reporting your sightings to iNaturalist. Wildlife Nature Pop Weird Nature

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Does it count? Does it count? Does it count? Does it count?

Elephant Journal

When she’s 18 and watching a movie at a friend’s house, and a guy she barely knows follows her into the bathroom, locks the door, and starts. Enlightened Society Family Health & Wellness Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Today Only. Z ADMIN Wellness Featured Today Z Family Featured Today catcalling consent gentleman how to love a woman male aggression physical intimacy respect sexual assault sexual harassment violence against women

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Corella Dam, Queensland

10,000 Birds

Lake Corella was formed in 1959 when the Clem Walton Dam was built to collect water for the mining town of Mary Kathleen and is now a popular camping area, especially in the height of tourist season in the cooler months.

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Brits fall short of smiles

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) According to some research only about 28% of Brits attempt to smile at someone at least once a day, despite 63% admitting that being smiled at brightens their day.

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Mercy For Animals Opposes And Promotes Animal Exploitation, Somehow.

Eccorazzi

Joe Loria, communications and content manager for Mercy For Animals (MFA), discussed in an October 11 essay published by Alternet Why It’s Basically Impossible to Be an ‘Ethical” Meat Eater. The byline reads, “No matter how animals are raised, they are all killed the same way.”

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How to Live a Car-Free Life. ~ Ryan van Duzer

Elephant Journal

It is possible to be a 365-day a year bicycle commuter, even through the Colorado winters. Boulder Green Health & Wellness WAYLON: Today Only bicycle bicycle commuting bike commuter living car free

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Off Color Brewing: Jerk Bird

10,000 Birds

I’ll admit I was completely stunned when I saw this week’s beer on the shelf at my local distributor. I’ve seen all kinds of bird likenesses applied to beer bottles, cans, and cases, but invariably it’s ducks, geese, hawks, eagles, owls – maybe the occasional heron.

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CityLab Paris Offers Global Leaders a Chance to Reimagine and Rethink Urban Resilience

Conservancy Talk

Next week, mayors from around the world will gather together with urban experts, business leaders, nonprofits and artists for the 2017 CityLab Summit in Paris, with the goal of making cities more vibrant and livable.

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Notes From A Vegan Field… Or Three

Eccorazzi

Guest Post by: Emilia Leese, Jeffrey Coolwater and Carter Felder. The following are experiences from the “How Do I Go Vegan? Ask Here!” booth at each of the Vegan Food and Drink Festivals this summer.

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To All Men who Want a Woman.

Elephant Journal

Being a gentleman goes beyond opening doors and buying her coffee. Being a gentleman is about recognizing that to a woman, you are the ultimate.

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Butte Valley Wildlife Area and Meiss Lake

10,000 Birds

A few weeks ago I led a field trip to Butte Valley Wildlife Area.

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Epic Duck: The Story of the Canvasback

Nature Conservancy - Science

Meet the canvasback, a striking bird with an even more striking conservation story. Birds & Birding Birds Natural History Nature + People Wetlands

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“Veggie-Vegan”: Moving Backwards

Eccorazzi

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Why Not to Numb Out when Life feels Unbearable.

Elephant Journal

Even if we go meditate in a cave for 40 years, we are still on some level connected to everything else that is happening whether we think we are directly affecting it or not.

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Where Are You Birding This Third Weekend of October 2017?

10,000 Birds

In parts of the world north of the Equator, May and June stand out as banner months for birdwatching. Indeed, many consider the gaudy display of spring migration the dizzying peak of a full year of birding.

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A little Mexican Woodpecker

10,000 Birds

Inhabiting the southwest portion of the US, and nearly all of Mexico, the diminutive Ladder-backed Woodpecker can be found is a relatively wide variety of climates. From the arid desert of the Baja, to the almost jungle like areas of the Mexican mainland.

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Best Bird of the Weekend (Second of October 2017)

10,000 Birds

As always, I’m eager to hear everyone’s weekend birding adventures. Be warned, though, that I just finished this terrific book , so your stories better be good!

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Are You Scared of Being Awesome? I am.

Elephant Journal

Waiting until you are positive it will be safe for you to share your passions and skills with the rest of the world is the best way to stall your.

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Choose a Lover like This.

Elephant Journal

Choose a lover where the penetration isn’t only physical but holistic—choose a lover whose presence you feel to the very depth of your. Love Sexy Z ADMIN Love Featured Today dating finding love finding the one love lovers relationships sex soul mates

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My mom was Bipolar. Two weeks before she Died, I learned How to Love Her.

Elephant Journal

When I responded objectively to her paranoia, she told me I was attacking her. When I tried to tell her that I would prefer if she didn’t lash out at me, she told me I was abusive. I couldn’t win. And there it was—the key. The answer. Enlightened Society Family Health & Wellness Love abusive bipolar bipolar disorder family karma family wounds love is the answer

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A Technique that Rarely Fails to Help my Body Image.

Elephant Journal

Of all the things I've tried to heal my body image, this is the one that works the best. Health & Wellness body image body on loan compassion gratitude health mortality self loathing self love

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We don’t Need a lot of Space, but we do Need a Space all our Own.

Elephant Journal

“Oh, your kids will love this space!” This was the inevitable refrain of people touring our recently built home. My husband and I were newlyweds, with a. Blog Family Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Meditation a room of one's own creating personal space creativity family meditation pursue your passion sitting in silence Virginia Woolf Yoga

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“You are more than how you looked in pictures from 2012.”

Elephant Journal

This is not me telling you to stop thinking these thoughts. This is me telling you that I. Blog Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Love be kind to yourself body image fitness maitri self love self-worth weight loss women's health you are enough

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There’s Something other than the Color of our Skin that Separates Us.

Elephant Journal

“There is no greater disability in society, than the inability to see a person as more.” ~ Robert M. Hensel. Blog Enlightened Society Equal Rights Family Health & Wellness accepting others disabilities Down Syndrome mental disability people with disabilities tolerance

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It Doesn’t take an Addict or Abuser to form a Codependent Relationship.

Elephant Journal

It doesn't take an addict or abuser to form a codependent relationship, and codependency doesn’t always look like enabling. Enlightened Society Love Non New-Agey Spirituality authenticity Codependency codependent emotional abuse emotional void facing fears relationships spiritual bypassing spiritual materialism truth void

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Why I’m not Writing “Me Too.”

Elephant Journal

Trust me when I say I received my fair share of unwanted sexual advances over the years, particularly as a young woman who didn’t know how to stand my ground. But, I can’t write, “Me, too.”. Academy Apprentice/Audit Blogs Elephant Academy Enlightened Society Equal Rights Health & Wellness corey feldmen feminism gender guys me too me too movement men sexual assault voices

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How to Raise a Unicorn: a Guide for Parents of Creative, Sensitive Children.

Elephant Journal

I was that mom, constantly apologizing and explaining and cringing and waiting for the emotional shoe to drop. We get confused, embarrassed, exhausted. But we also love those little glitter-covered, Blog Enlightened Society Family Inspiring (Wow) Non New-Agey Spirituality being too much believe in magic creative highly sensitive how to support our children mothers parenting raising children self love self-acceptance unicorn children

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Don’t Let a Past Relationship Ruin your Future One.

Elephant Journal

Our emotional scars sink deep in our subconscious mind. Thus, we project our past relationships onto our current one (or potential future one). Not only do we project the pain from past relationships, but we may also project the beauty from previous relationships, comparing them to the one we’re in today. Love Non New-Agey Spirituality Be Brave breakups change forgiveness future happiness healing Health & Wellness letting go life mindfulness moving forward.

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New Moon in Libra: Harmony’s Dance.

Elephant Journal

This new moon directly opposes the wild, spontaneous planet of Uranus, creating potential for unusual, unexpected breakthroughs in the areas of relating and connecting. Astrology Inspiring (Wow) air sign astrology balance creative dance energy harmony Libra moon new moon raise vibration self love set intention spirituality

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