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Wisdom from Valerie Sheppard

I am passionate about helping people create better relationships with themselves. I once asked an audience to write love letters. "Make them gush with adoration and affection!" I told them, and the…

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Mysterious New Stick Insect Discovered that Sprays Like a Skunk

By Bryan Nelson, Animal Planet A new species of stick insect has been discovered that is so mysterious and unusual that scientists have given it its own genus, Conlephasma, and the species name o…

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Rediscover Your Natural Curiosity

The primary concern for all life forms is survival. In the case of humans, the basis of everything we think is somehow about our survival. Everything we feel is related to our survival. Even everyth…

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Living Without Definitions

At this time in our present history, we have the ability to be conscious of the stories we have been taught and how they define us, as well as the stories we unquestionably have believed about who a…

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What Stories Shape Your Life?

Every creature has a story. A beginning, an arc of a life, and then an ending. Not just animals, of course. Trees, flowers, butterflies, spiders, rocks, planets, and solar systems all have their…

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Have You Ever Seen a Flying Fish Fly? (video)

Imagine you are a fish swimming along minding your own business when a big predator comes along and wants to eat you. What do you do? Easy. You just fly away from the danger. This BBC/Discovery Lif…

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Beautiful Bird Mating Dance (video)

This is a scene from the amazing new BBC/Discovery series, Life. It shows Clark’s Grebes, a lovely white and black bird from Oregon, doing a mating dance on the water. The photography is unsurpassed a…

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