Timmy Howard

6 Added | 2 Magazines | 1 Follower | @TMHoward | Timmy Howard is a traveler, entrepreneur, activist and flanker living in Austin, TX.

Indonesia's President-Elect Crowdsources His Cabinet

Indonesia's president-elect is making good on a campaign promise to be a new kind of leader — starting with his Cabinet, which he's asking ordinary people to help him choose.<p>Joko Widodo, also known as Jokowi, was named president on Tuesday following July 9 polls, the results of which were contested …

Prescribing Mushrooms for Anxiety

A New York University research team is using hallucinogenic experiences to help patients come to terms with their mortality.<p>“Some of the things I’m about to say might not make sense,” began O.M., a 22-year-old cancer survivor. He had the far-off look in his eyes that I recognized from so many of …

Healthy eating: nutritious indigenous foods you may never have heard of

The proliferation of the western diet, which is high in refined sugars, fats, processed grains and meat, has been blamed for a rise in global obesity and diet-related illnesses such as diabetes, hypertension and heart disease. As awareness of healthy eating has grown in the west, sales of once …

The people who stood up for climate change in the US in 2013

From the CEO of the only channel to run Obama's climate speech in full to the editor who refused to print climate skeptics' letters - Anne Kelly picks out climate change champions<p>What will future generations will say about 2013, about the year climate change action made a significant mark on …

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Date a boy who travels

This article has been moved to http://jamesrussell.org/blog/blog/date-a-boy-who-travels<p>Advertisements<p>This entry was posted on April 25, 2013, 7:00 am …