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The Biophilia Effect

I’ve been reading a book entitled The Biophilia Effect. This clever little non-fiction offering utilises science to explore the link between nature and human beings, specifically looking at the beneficial effect plants can have on our health and well-being. 772 more words

Terra Australis - Western Australia

In a country as big as Australia, navigating distance also means navigating time. Leaving Darwin behind in the Northern Territory, I flew west towards Western Australia (WA) which was an hour and a half behind the city I’d just left, two hours behind the city I’d started my adventure in, and five hours behind my hometown of Christchurch, New Zealand. 1,026 more words

Travel

Sport’s revolution has been televised

Why would you want to put up with the hassle of going to the game when you can bring the game to you?

Times SELECT…

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In wake of Parkland shooting, Suffolk schools debate hiring armed guards

By Mike Adams and Jonathan Pulla

At least three school districts across Suffolk County are considering hiring armed guards after the Miller Place School District announced it would bring on four ex-NYPD officers to improve security. 597 more words

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Malaysia to Australia

A flight from Kuala Lumpur to Perth is incredibly efficient and cost effective. You cover a long distance, and in my case escape Malaysia’s rainy season for Australia’s’ pleasant fall. 230 more words

Travel

Nissequogue River State Park

Once a thriving self-sustaining community, the former grounds of the Kings Park Psychiatric Center is now a rotting wasteland that invites vandals and decay.

The Psych Center was opened in 1885 and operated until 1996. 427 more words

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