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New Moon … and Other Worlds

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The ditch between the yard and the road was filled with curiously wind-rippled powdery dust… When the moon suddenly and literally turns green—blossoming into a verdant paradise—scientists get excited.

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2015: Year of the Sheep (Ram)

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More specifically it is the Yin (female) Green Wood Sheep (as with last year’s Horse). The Chinese Year uses the cycle of 60 Stem-Branch counting systems; the Green Wood Sheep is the 32nd Stem-Branch in the cycle.

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Surfing the Hybrid Wave of Publishing

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Brenna Aubrey Hugh Howey hybrid publishing indie publishing John Green Mathew Mather nina munteanu self-publishing surfing the hybrid wave of publishing photo by Clark Little Bestsellers have been migrating online since Amazon.com opened its virtual doors in 1995.

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Embracing Your Future: the EBM.

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Also called the green horse , it’s associated with spring, growth and vitality.

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A Tardigrade Christmas (a different Christmas story.)

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Once you’ve learned what the colour green means you can’t erase its significance!” “But But I still don’t know what the colour green means,” Blika complained. Blika rejoiced with thoughts of her green home. The water came in a giant wet wave of blue and silver and frothy green.

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Snowpiercer and the Machine of Life

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Bush, or Elizabeth Warren instead of Obama, or Bernie Sanders instead of Elizabeth Warren, and so on—then this movie buries a poison pill inside its protein bar: soylent green is people.”

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Embracing Your Future: Natural Swimming Pools

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And below the surface, you see th e fluorescent green whorles of Ceratophyllum , a rooted submerged plant that helps oxygenate the water. NSP-Ecohome You step out of your Point Grey house and stroll down to the Hydrogenase Hub at Kits Beach in Vancouver.

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What Altruism in Animals can Teach Us About Ourselves

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Eyjafjallajokull Volcano: The Gift of Calamity From Grey to Green by Kathryn Brennar (guest post).

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Twenty-five Percent of Denmark is Powered Exclusively by Wind

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"Denmark is no stranger to green energy, but this latest news is something special. clean energy ecology Denmark green energy environment wind power With its latest 3.6 megawatt offshore wind turbine up and running, Denmark has just stepped over the one gigawatt wind energy threshold.

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Cymatics: Exploring How Frequency Changes the Very Nature of.

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View my complete profile Previous Posts Eyjafjallajokull Volcano: The Gift of Calamity From Grey to Green by Kathryn Brennar (guest post).

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The Venus Project: Bombastic Dream or Realizable Future?

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In this currently dysfunctional economy, who wouldnt desire the vibrant green and utopian self-cleaning white towers? The Alien Next Door Musings of Nina Munteanu, SF writer and Ecologist Thursday, March 19, 2009 The Venus Project: Bombastic Dream or Realizable Future?

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Sustainable Architecture: Learning from Nature & The Magic of.

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Application of these ideas has been haphazard, and not particularly aimed at green design. Sustainable architecture will take “its cue from the original green: Nature” says Blaine Brownell in the March 2009 issue of Discover Magazine. green-architecture 7.

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Minimalist Golf: A New Face on an Old Line

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Designers are purposely leaving in creased and crinkly surfaces that lead to unexpected bounces and rolls and even seeding their fairways— and greens— to fescues rather than the common blue and bent grasses.

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Architecture of Dreams & the Salk Institute

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The lime grove combines living green with sturdy rock.

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Hitting a Moving Target—What is Normal?

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Green, C.S. The Alien Next Door Musings of Nina Munteanu, SF writer and Ecologist Tuesday, April 7, 2009 Hitting a Moving Target—What is Normal? “We We have an epidemic of attention deficit disorder—or at least, we have an epidemic of diagnoses of that condition.

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Margaret Atwood's Wise Words About Debt & Altruism… “A Portrait of.

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It’s easy to write them off, particularly when their hair is green —Nancy Slonim Aronie …How did she know my hair was green?

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Our Obsession with Ownership

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Eyjafjallajokull Volcano: The Gift of Calamity From Grey to Green by Kathryn Brennar (guest post).

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2012 World Fantasy Convention in Toronto

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He asked panelists Isobelle Carmody, Sally Harding, Karl Schroeder, Delia Sherman, and Greg Wilson to discuss topics from world-building, urban settings and characterization to why there is always a bowl of unrecognizable green dip in the hospitality suite at world fantasy cons. Normal. false.

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From Grey to Green by Kathryn Brennar (guest post)

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The Alien Next Door Musings of Nina Munteanu, SF writer and Ecologist Wednesday, April 21, 2010 From Grey to Green by Kathryn Brennar (guest post) Building a green infrastructure is no longer a new idea. Going “green” is actually becoming quite popular.

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Galactic Party at the Lord Nelson Hotel!

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We met at the Nova Scotia Writer’s Federation table, where I’d parked myself to sell my books, and ended up at the pub to discuss fascinating topics like the role of the artist and the goodness of green smoothies.

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Absinthe: the Vilified Spirit

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There was the green-labeled Willy Bovet’s Absinthe Tradition (65% vol.) Verte absinthe begins as a blanche, which is then altered by the "coloring step," when a new mixture of herbs is placed into the clear distillate, providing a peridot green hue and an intense flavor.

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The Karma of House and Dog-Sitting in Mahone Bay: the Toulouse way

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The post just prior, for instance was about green architecture and the one before about altruism. Eyjafjallajokull Volcano: The Gift of Calamity From Grey to Green by Kathryn Brennar (guest post).

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Events That Will Change Everything: To Clone or not to Clone

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Eyjafjallajokull Volcano: The Gift of Calamity From Grey to Green by Kathryn Brennar (guest post).

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Celebrating Womanhood: I am Woman I am Paradox

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Eyjafjallajokull Volcano: The Gift of Calamity From Grey to Green by Kathryn Brennar (guest post).

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Darwin and Lemarck on Soft Inheritance

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Eyjafjallajokull Volcano: The Gift of Calamity From Grey to Green by Kathryn Brennar (guest post). The Alien Next Door Musings of Nina Munteanu, SF writer and Ecologist Saturday, June 5, 2010 Darwin and Lemarck on Soft Inheritance Evolution is the language of destiny.

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The Novelist: The Importance of Setting in Fiction Writing

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Eyjafjallajokull Volcano: The Gift of Calamity From Grey to Green by Kathryn Brennar (guest post).

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Eyjafjallajokull Volcano: The Gift of Calamity

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View my complete profile Previous Posts From Grey to Green by Kathryn Brennar (guest post).

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Is Our Language Going to Pot?

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Yet, recent studies suggest that, if anything, the opposite is true, reports Caroline Green in the Jan/Feb 2010 issue of the BBC Knowledge magazine. Surely language has always been continually evolving since…well, since it first evolved all those years ago,” Green adds.

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Nina and Toulouse Eat Out in Lunenburg

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I saw bright red, green, salmon, pink, lavender and, of course, light yellow (worthy of a whole post) forming a cheerful and tasteful tapestry of color. The Alien Next Door Musings of Nina Munteanu, SF writer and Ecologist Wednesday, January 6, 2010 Nina and Toulouse Eat Out in Lunenburg Well.

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Ugg Boots for Christmas!

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Obviously, says Sarah-Jean “you should not wear a lime green skirt with purple uggs.” The Alien Next Door Musings of Nina Munteanu, SF writer and Ecologist Tuesday, December 1, 2009 Ugg Boots for Christmas!

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Three Mistakes Not to Make When Crossing the Border

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Then, as if suddenly some light of justice had switched on, the officer put my books back carefully into the parcel, taped it all up with neon green U.S. And wrapped hastily with green luminescent tape (by the customs officer.

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The Napa River Inn & Mumm's Sparkling Pinot Noir

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We then drove along a charming winding road through a verdant vista of rolling hills covered in green rows of grapes.

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NEA Expo in the San Diego Convention Centre

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I must confess that my very own Fiction Writer pens became a hot item with teachers, eager to take notes with their new green pen that sported the Pixl Alien logo of the Alien Guidebook series.

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Mildred Huie Wilcox—Portrait of an Artist As a Georgian Lady

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The first outfit she presented was a forest green chiffon strapless evening gown; she wore a live parrot chained on her arm.

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Scribblers Retreat Writers' Conference

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Trails of irish moss hung like green tinsel off their sturdy noble limbs. I was treated to some original southern comfort including pecan smoked BBQ pork, butter beans and collard greens, potato salad and deviled eggs (OH!

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What Does the University of Victoria and the Mandala have in Common?

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Everything about UVic reflects a natural, organic and fluid setting, from the attractive architecture of its buildings to its open green spaces, winding pathways, groves of trees, fountains and other natural features.

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Vancouver, Canada's “Cloud City”

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I recall with very fond memories my first visit to England in the fall and the ghostly oak trees in the green fields of Englands southwest.

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“The Fiction Writer: Get Published, Write Now!” By Nina Munteanu

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The Alien Next Door Musings of Nina Munteanu, SF writer and Ecologist Sunday, December 14, 2008 “The Fiction Writer: Get Published, Write Now!” By Nina Munteanu The ABCs of Good Writing, One Letter at a Time The Fiction Writer: Get Published, Write Now!

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Benefits of a Green Home

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Benefits of a Green Home. green building green construction green remodeling Benefits of a Green Home

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Green Senior, Green Soldier

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Green Senior, Green Soldier. Youth seems to take center stage when it comes to various causes, especially the green movement. Many, sixty and over, have been dealing with different aspects of past as well as future green behavior that most have rarely considered. This influence is something that perpetuated forced green living which for many has carried over beyond the forced part. Seniors of today maintain their green living through a variety of ways.

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