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The Secrets of Sustainability

This week I read the Yes market article: “Does the Market Work Better Than Government at Transitioning Sustainability”. This article informs the reader of different approaches in environmental economics. Over the years the United States Protection Agency has put the … Continue reading

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The Green Side

Over the past few weeks of class I feel that I have gained a whole new perspective on environmental issues. I had always considered myself an eco friendly person until the information I have learned proved me wrong. There are … Continue reading

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Mindful Minutes

The concept of mindfulness was something that was new to me until recently. Being mindful basically means paying attention to the moment in a nonjudgmental way. However, the concept itself isn’t particularly what was new to me it was the … Continue reading

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A Greener Life

 I have always thought of myself as an environmentally aware person. I have always had the attitude that sustainability means the population as a whole need to realize how detrimentally their actions are affecting the planet. However, I never realized … Continue reading

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