Sat.Sep 15, 2018 - Fri.Sep 21, 2018

15 Hummingbirds that Can Only Be Seen in or Near Costa Rica

10,000 Birds

A couple of the biggest of bird families are restricted to the Americas. Both can be found in nearly every available habitat, one is infamous for giving birders identification malaise, the other for putting on dazzling natural shows of grit and iridescence.

The Book of Trees – Book Review

Green (Living) Review

Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The Book of Trees by Piotr Socha (Author), Wojciech Grajkowski (Author) Published by Thames and Hudson (Big Books) (13 Sept. 2018) Hardcover: 80 pages Size: 15 x 2.2 x 21 cm ISBN-13: 978-0500651698 Why are trees so important? How many types are there?

2018 163

How Meditating Every Day for 3 Months Changes Us.

Elephant Journal

The more comfortable we are sitting quietly and still with ourselves, the more clearly we see things. We become more connected with reality the actuality of our daily experience.

2018 112

The Amazing Ancient Fishes of Africa

Nature Conservancy - Science

Fish that can breathe air, hibernate and even fly. Fish & Fisheries From the Field Wildlife Fish Weird Nature

2018 101

The Juniper Titmouse Nesting Project

10,000 Birds

The Juniper Titmouse ( Baeolophus ridgwayi ) is a passerine bird in the tit family Paridae.

2018 217

10 Countries with the Best Quality Tap Water to Drink

Greentumble

Water is such an important resource that affects. our quality of life to such a degree that it is even monitored for the OECD better life index. What is more, clean water is a major factor for a clean environment too.

2018 82

What I Learned about Love after my Husband Died.

Elephant Journal

My late husband, Jake, passed away from lung cancer when I was 26, and I’ve been traveling ever since as a way to honor his life and move forward gracefully with mine.

2018 105

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Yellowstone National Park Bird Celebration

10,000 Birds

For the love of birds and parks. In the midst of an intensifying battle between protecting public lands and advancing private interests, I want to share a moment of avian celebration at Yellowstone National Park. As the first U.S. national park (1872), birding records date back to its establishment.

2018 217

The L.A. Fur “Ban” – What Does It Actually Accomplish?

Eccorazzi

The short answer is precious little for the animals. You can now go back to scrolling on Insta and/or you can get angry with me for being a downer without reading further. However, if you fancy thinking about this along with me, then read on and maybe it won’t be such a bummer.

2018 70

How I Stopped trying to Change my Body.

Elephant Journal

I recently found out that 91 percent of women are dissatisfied with their bodies. Enlightened Society Health & Wellness binging bodies body body acceptance body positive body positivity Bulimia purging weight

2018 103

Sailing around the beauty of Croatia

Green Prophet

Not so long ago the dream vacation included a sail around Italy or a cruise around the Greek Isles. As adventurers become better travelled they look to novel destinations not covered widely in travel books or in Hollywood movies.

Evidence of earlier humans in Madagascar is unconvincing but interesting

10,000 Birds

There is a virtual flock of new and interesting bird science news all of the sudden, including the rediscovery of an extinct Bahama Nuthatch. But here I want to note, and for now, dismiss, a find from Madagascar.

The Mystery of the Dying Boreal Toads

Nature Conservancy - Science

Boreal toads are disappearing in some areas, thriving in others, despite the same disease presence. From the Field Nature Tech Wildlife Disease & Parasites Genetics

2018 69

Are You actually Spiritual—or a Spiritual Snob?

Elephant Journal

I am just so tired of all the judgement and hypocrisy from so-called "spiritual" people or "conscious people" who go around telling people they are looking for a "conscious" man or woman. Run away.

2018 103

4 Mistakes that Can Ruin a Successful Eco Ecommerce Website

Green Prophet

People love shopping online. It’s convenient, reliable, and often, cost-effective. As such, it’s imperative that all companies, from eco-friendly conglomerates all the way down to humble small businesses, allow shoppers to find their products online.

2018 61

Week 31: Visits to Hart Mountain, Malheur and the surrounding areas.

10,000 Birds

We are wrapping up our last week in the great state of Oregon, and made visits to many of the old haunts of my childhood.

2018 163

My Penn’s Woods, Ever Changing

Nature Conservancy - Science

When the author steps into a Pennsylvania forest, it’s like he never left. But the forest is changing, fast. From the Field Forests

2018 60

A Ritual for when our Dreams Die.

Elephant Journal

What of the millions of small deaths we experience? Like the death of our trust in a particular friend? Or the death of our openness when someone ridicules us for something we’ve shared? Or the death of.

2018 100

How technology helps the direct store delivery model stay relevant now and in the future

Green Prophet

Direct store delivery (DSD) is the method of delivering products from a distributor directly to the retail store, bypassing a retailer’s warehouse, with the brand or wholesaler managing the product from order to shelf.

2018 61

Where Are You Birding This Fourth Weekend of September 2018?

10,000 Birds

Towns across New York state are celebrating Homecoming this weekend, which seems appropriate from the perspective of cooling temps and the urge to nest ahead of winter’s bite. As birders, however, we focus more on those restless creatures struck with the sudden, irresistible urge to leave.

2018 141

What Are the Major Threats to Biodiversity?

Greentumble

Life on earth is nothing, if not resilient. Trillions of species have arisen and vanished into extinction on planet earth and even following each of five mass extinctions, life has reborn and evolved to where we are today. . So why worry about the recent rapid loss of biodiversity?

2018 59

There’s a Crack in Everything: a Tribute to Leonard Cohen.

Elephant Journal

Leonard Cohen passed away just two months after his 82nd birthday. I remember exactly where I was when I found out he had died. Arts Eleditor Articles Enlightened Society artist Beautiful Losers Leonard Cohen musician perfection the Favourite Game writer

2018 100

Live in Sustainable Booths for the Jewish Holiday of Sukkoth

Green Prophet

Jews in Israel will live for a week in a sukkah, starting next week. It’s a time to get back to nature, and one’s roots. We’ve had a marathon of Israeli holidays the past while. There was Rosh Hashana, Yom Kippur , and next week the holiday Sukkoth.

2018 56

A Sora Saw I

10,000 Birds

Last weekend a Sora was spotted at Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge and I had no time to go see it. Having only seen three Sora in my decade-plus in Queens I was hoping against hope that the bird would last through the week so I could go see it this weekend.

2018 141

Why Are Giraffes Endangered and How Can We Help?

Greentumble

Giraffes are curiously ungainly animals.

2018 54

The Dalai Lama Owes an Apology.

Elephant Journal

The Dalai Lama is himself a refugee who cannot return home without fearing for his life, but he doubled down when asked to clarify his remarks. Enlightened Society Equal Rights Dalai Lama europeans refugees Syria

2018 100

Getting Along Together: Why ITAM and ITSM Need to Play Nice

Green Prophet

Two very different management concepts that are inextricably linked within the same network of information technology, IT Asset Management (ITAM) and IT Service Management (ITSM) govern a very broad aspect of the IT environment.

2018 56

Best Bird of the Weekend (Third of September 2018)

10,000 Birds

Most of us have heard the phrase, “the spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak,” while imagining such infirmity only befalls lesser souls.

2018 141

Does Famotidine help diabetes?

Conservation Hawaii

Without evaluating you chuck in person, it emotionally is over difficult to determine whether Up up and up famotidine complete transformation or generic famotidine is better for you. famotidine augmentation of cysteamine can minimize the cardiometabolic risk.

2018 52

When does Friendship turn into Emotional Labor?

Elephant Journal

Seth Godin, on his podcast “Akimbo,” refers to “emotional labor” as a requirement in the field of customer service. In other words, when one is being expected to regulate their emotions as a tangible part of their occupation, this can be called “labor” in a very black and white way.

2018 100

Traveling to the Middle East? 5 Things You Need to Know

Green Prophet

Let’s start with this: traveling to the Middle East is a profound and life-altering experience that everyone should do at least once — but ideally many times. Forget what you think you know about the Middle East based on awful movie stereotypes and extreme media bias.

2018 52

Great-billed Heron at Derby wharf

10,000 Birds

The Great-billed Heron – Ardea sumatrana is one of the most elusive of all the herons in Australia and it stands over one metre tall. Although you can’t observe them around Broome itself you can travel north on the bitumen a couple of hours to Derby.

2018 141

Chronic Myelogenous pain Treatment

Conservation Hawaii

The Alcaftadine ophthalmic induced the severe sight loss of appetite. Of the 25 patients who otherwise received Zenchent fe, all were free representatives of loss carryover of appetite within five days, and all cultures were negative within 72 hr.

2018 52

We only Regret the Chances we Didn’t Take.

Elephant Journal

I believe you've heard the call. How long will you push it away? Where am I going? What am I doing? Is this what matters most to me? Enlightened Society Love Non New-Agey Spirituality Right Livelihood courage life purpose live your dream. purpose take a chance

2018 99

7 Green Benefits of Using Eco-Friendly Asphalt

Green Prophet

Asphalt is one of the most common and most popular materials in the world. Widely used for the construction of pavements and roads, asphalt is all around us, and has been for some time.

2018 52

International Coastal Cleanup: The Oceans Need our Help.

Elephant Journal

The International Coastal Cleanup is this weekend, Saturday, September 15th, 2018.

2018 97

We Need to Help our President.

Elephant Journal

Hearing this sentence spoken aloud made me laugh—probably more than it should have. “We need to help our president. We really do. Because we should be showing the empathy he doesn’t have.