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The God Who Wasn't There Why conservation needs emotion River Derwent with Cromford Bridge, one of the panoramic landscapes produced by award-winning photographer Mike McFarlane. Photograph: Mike McFarlane/The Wildlife Trusts Dr. Wallace J Nichols, research associate, California Academy of Sciences Most humans through most of time have made their living not by a series of carefully calculated rational decisions based on complete knowledge, but through a diverse and highly evolved mix of emotions in response to extremely limited snapshots of the world around them. In the past few decades our understanding of the science behind these emotions has increased exponentially. So too must conservationists, environmentalists, and fixers of what's broken nature. We are evolved to be at our best outside, in motion, solving problems. Is there a more important or urgent application of brain science than the restoration and safeguarding of nature? I am struck by the universality of people's love of beautiful landscapes. I see it all the time.

40 free things to do in New York City - travel tips and articles Seeing the bulk of New York City's biggest attractions can mean spending a hefty chunk of a trip's budget on tickets. Empire State Building? $27. The Met? Free New York travelers, get busy! 1. One of Lower Manhattan's most fascinating, and controversial, stories of recent years circulates around the new African Burial Ground National Monument site. 2. Brooklyn Brewery. Free tours of Williamsburg's Brooklyn Brewery run on the hour from 1-5pm Saturday, 1-4pm Sunday. 79 N 11th St, Williamsburg, Brooklyn. 3. Imagine mosaic. It doesn't take brilliant travel minds to tell you that a park is free to visit – most parks are. 4. New York's most concentrated area for a gallery crawl is in Chelsea, mostly in the 20s Streets between 10th and 11th Avenues. 5. City Hall. Home to New York City's government since 1812, City Hall tours take in its cupola-topped marble hall, the governor's room as well as the spot where Abraham Lincoln's coffin lay in state briefly in 1865. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14.

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Japanese breakthrough will make wind power cheaper than nuclear NOTE: Some major wind projects like the proposed TWE Carbon Valley project in Wyoming are already pricing in significantly lower than coal power -- $80 per MWh for wind versus $90 per MWh for coal -- and that is without government subsidies using today's wind turbine technology. The International Clean Energy Analysis (ICEA) gateway estimates that the U.S. possesses 2.2 million km2 of high wind potential (Class 3-7 winds) — about 850,000 square miles of land that could yield high levels of wind energy. This makes the U.S. something of a Saudi Arabia for wind energy, ranked third in the world for total wind energy potential. The United States uses about 26.6 billion MWh's, so at the above rate we could satisfy a full one-third of our total annual energy needs. Now what if a breakthrough came along that potentially tripled the energy output of those turbines? Well, such a breakthrough has been made, and it's called the "wind lens." Editor's note: Want more info?

Simple Ideas That Are Borderline Genius - 43 Pics Click Here For More Genius Ideas 10 Rules of Success for Entrepreneurs - Entrepreneurship In A Box A s an entrepreneur you are thirsty to become successful. Sometimes the process will be slow, but sometimes it can be really quickly. I know that you want to become successful as quickly as possible, but there are two different and in the same time important questions for you: Before we start with the rules of success, ask yourself one question: What the success meaning form me? Different entrepreneurs have a different definition for their own success. Let’s start with these rules of success for entrepreneurs. Rule #1: Define your vision. Question: Do you have some additional rules that you are following to become successful entrepreneur?

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Ten Signs He Really Loves You Do you want to know whether he really loves you? There are so many telltale signs that will indicate your boyfriend really cares about you, but here are the top ten sure signs to check whether your relationship will stand the test of time. 1. This sign is all about the body language. 2. If your boyfriend asks about your past, your dreams, your desires (not just sexual), your wants, your needs, how you feel inspired, what you love, or anything about you that relates to your thoughts intimately as an individual, you can be very sure that he wants what is best for you. 3. While touch is more important to some people than others, casual touches that are not necessarily sexual in nature are definitely signs he is letting you know that he loves you. 4. This is one of the most important indicators of a relationship that will stand the test of time. 5. Presents do not have to be expensive to be heartfelt. 6. 7. Meeting friends is about wanting to be a part of each other's lives. 8. 9. 10.

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