The Man Behind the Famed 'The Dogist' Is Looking to Give Back

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Elias Weiss Friedman is the man behind The Dogist, a New York City-based street style blog. Now before you roll your eyes and think to yourself, “another one?” Get this: The focus of this blog isn’t Balenciaga clutches or fashion’s latest “It” girl. It’s y龙凤论坛 爱上海our everyday pooch.
Friedman began snapping pics of pups while[……]

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The Hidden Hand Behind 'Natural' Disasters

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Floods and droughts in many parts of the world are getting ever more frequent and intense. Scientists have long warned that a changing climate is making such weather events more extreme. What is often neglected in the public debate is that the impacts of climate change on flood and drought disast[……]

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Chicken Purring Puts Your Cat To Shame (VIDEO)

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Have you ever even tried petting a chicken?
If you haven’t, maybe you should, because the results are insanely adorable — well, until the end, when the chicken takes a massive bird dump.
The purring bird in this video is Sweetie, a resident of Manning River Farm Animal Sanctuary, a refuge for abused far[……]

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Can You Afford Not Being Sustainable? (Part II)

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Why sustainability is important? Let’s take a look at the global trends regarding sustainability in 2014.
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) presents several climate change scenarios based on carbon dioxide (CO2)-equivalent emissions and their influence on Ea[……]

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Why Follow Russia's Folly?

In a February 19th Special to Roll Call, Colonel David Hunt, U.S. Army (Ret.) penned a column about “Obama’s War on Arctic Energy”. Personally, I would like to thank President Obama and Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell for their decision to keep drilling out of the Arctic.
As I read through the column, however, I won[……]

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