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Inspiring Forest PSA by School Chorus (Video)

By Michael Graham Richard, TreeHugger The National Forest Foundation has launched a new campaign to raise awareness among Americans, and get them involved in protecting national forests and gr…

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Pain in the Class: The Ergonomics of the Classroom Desk

Close to a decade ago, when I worked in a cubicle-littered office along with a few dozen other fledgling journalists, an ergonomics expert paid us an obligatory visit. This came after many of us, wh…

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Yoga and Meditation in Schools: Will it Work?

I learned nothing from dodgeball. I am speaking about the semi-savage sport routinely played in public high schools, not about the 2004 film of the same name (I didn't see the film, so had no opportun…

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Child Combatants: The Disenfranchisement of the Public School Student

Shortly after my first week at my public high school, I was introduced to the widely circulated rumor that the architect for my new home of higher learning was also the noted architect for many of…

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