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Soul as the Origin of Consciousness

The soul has its own music that can only be hinted at through words. I am not speaking of religious epiphanies, though they are very real. In most people’s lives the growth of consciousness doesn’t …


22 Surprising & Weird Word Origins (Slideshow)

Do you think that etymology is boring? If so, well... this may convince you otherwise. The English language has a long and strange history, with Germanic roots that were heavily influenced by waves…


Country of Origin Labeling: What Does It Mean?

Last fall, the long-awaited rule requiring mandatory country-of-origin labeling (COOL) for food went into effect. Food & Water Watch and other consumer and farming groups have been fighting for …


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