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10 Practical Tips for More Consistent, Productive Writing | Writer's Digest Tutorials

A writer's routine: evolving what works

A friend has just quit his day job in order to devote full attention to writing. He has a number of interesting questions about writing, and …

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Wheel of emotions poster for writers

Related Articles<p>A while ago I shared one of these on Twitter and recommending printing it out and putting it near the desk; somebody asked “do you …

Asthma Cases Increase as Cities Continue to Ignore Federal Ozone Standards

"The majority of people living in Dallas, TX, have never breathed legally clean air, according to the Environmental Protection Agency."<p>That shocking …

California Lowers Requirements For Organic Label Under Drought Conditions

Your organic meat and dairy isn’t quite as organic as it was last year.<p>A variance issued last month by the U.S. Department of Agriculture is allowing organic livestock farmers in California to temporarily abandon the feeding standards that allow them to label their product as organic. Due to a lack …

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SEED: The Untold Story - The Final Push

<i>SEED will reveal the awe, wonder and hidden beauty of seeds. Jon Betz '08/FAV, Director/Producer and his team have spent the last year filming an</i> …

7 indoor plants that purify the air around you naturally

Bringing potted plants into a living space to liven it up is a trick that's been used by interior designers for years, but did you know that our …

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This Satellite Map from NASA and NOAA Shows All the World's Vegetation

Just how much greenery covers the Earth? Now we have an answer, thanks to a new interactive map produced by NASA and the National Oceanic and …

Indonesia Fires, Singapore Smog Likely Caused By Palm Oil Companies

Palm oil companies are suspected of illegally starting widespread forest fires in Indonesia in order to clear land for palm oil plantations, Indonesian officials say. The fires have caused record levels of hazardous smog in neighboring Singapore since Wednesday.<p>Reuters U.K. reported Friday that the …

US Department of Agriculture probes Oregon Monsanto GM wheat mystery

It is a mystery that could cost the American farmer billions: how rogue genetically modified wheat plants turned up on a farmer's field in Oregon.<p>The …

Paul Rudd and Seth Rogen Compete for Samsung’s Super Bowl Ad (Within An Ad)

Is this a Samsung ad or the new Judd Apatow movie? If there’s any confusion there, it’s 100% intentional, as the electronics manufacturer’s Super Bowl ad sports appearances from two longtime Apatovian leading men: Paul Rudd and Seth Rogen.<p>Created by agency 72andSunny and blockbuster director Jon …

You Say You Want a Revolution?

Protests and riots are spreading around the world. Where do they come from, and what do they signify?<p>Not long before he went to the altar of Notre …