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Day 2; Hour 48

It’s been 48 hours now. I am only just beginning to experience that empty stomach feeling. Surprisingly, no hunger pains yet. Physically, I still feel normal. 198 more words


Kicking the Amazon habit

Ah, Amazon Prime! A quick search, press a few buttons, and anything – ANYTHING – will be delivered to your door in hours or days. 373 more words


A Remote Paradise Island Is Now a Plastic Junkyard

Henderson Island is isolated and uninhabited—but its beaches are still covered in garbage.

Henderson Island (article or podcast) is about the most remote place you can visit without leaving the planet.

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Which one would make you happier?

Spend Your Money on Whatever You Want

Perhaps it is unsurprising that in the age of Marie Kondo, we have bought into the idea that we should stop spending our hard-earned money on stuff. 80 more words

Behavioral Economics

Commentary: Coffee, a health drink or an unhealthy addiction?

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

Recent news reports suggest three cups of coffee a day keeps the doctor away. Public health expert Rob M van Dam evaluates this theory, and examines the benefits and concerns surrounding this much loved beverage. 801 more words

Current Affairs

Nielsen Ropes Cord Cutters back into TV Ratings, adds YouTube TV, Hulu < Analytics|News Center

Television networks will have better insight into programming viewership with latest tweak to Nielsen Total Audience.

We are excited to announce that viewing from Hulu and Youtube TV will now be measured and reported through Digital in TV Ratings (DTVR), contributing to C3/C7 currency.

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No Plastic July Wrap up

This week marks the end of two months of active reduction of plastic consumption. My grand summation? It’s really hard! I’ve actually come to the conclusion that we are doomed! 843 more words