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How Happy Brains Respond To Negative Things...An Article About Becoming The Change 9/19/2017
Offbeat  (tags: Happy Brains, Negative Things, Happy People, Negative Emotions, Brain Chemistry, Brain Parts, bizarre, funny, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, society, unusual, world )

Fiona
- 1 day ago - dailygood.org
Recent research provides a whole new understanding of the brain's amygdalaâEUR"and suggests that happy people take the bad with the good. How we react to the bad things in life reveals a lot about our brains.
British War Bride and Canada Groom Die Within Hours of Each Other
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, society )

David
- 2 days ago - bbc.com
What a nice story, couple married early WW2, died hours apart after 75 years together
The Power Of Story Telling...An Article About Becoming The Change 9/17/2017
Offbeat  (tags: children, story telling, gift giving, the purpose of life, children, culture, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, society, unusual, world )

Fiona
- 3 days ago - dailygood.org
This is an amazing biography of a children's librarian who became a full time professional story teller....remember life is about finding your gift and then giving your gift away.
The Man Who Was Not There....An Article About Becoming The Change 9/13/2017
Offbeat  (tags: Spiritual awakening, love, eternal questions, answers, animals, culture, dogs, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, society, unusual )

Fiona
- 7 days ago - dailygood.org
This is an article that calls to mind this quotation: Wisdom is knowing I am nothing, Love is knowing I am everything, and between the two my life moves. --Nisargadatta Maharaj Please note, comment and forward.
Fake Youtube Videos Become Viral In The Wake Of Hurricane Irma
Offbeat  (tags: Fake News, Fake Videos, Florida, Hurricane Irma, americans, bizarre, ethics, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, photos, pictures, society, video, world )

Fiona
- 8 days ago - ibtimes.com
As Hurricane Irma plowed through Florida in recent days, internet users shared photos and videos of the destruction wrought by the storm. More than a few of those images, however, were fake.
Beautiful Life Lesson   video
Offbeat  (tags: humans, society, life, sharing, Homeless people, man, life lesson, love, world )

Christine
- 10 days ago - youtube.com
He gives money to a homeless person, but what he does next ... To watch until the end. The video is in English, and subtitled in French
First, Consider Death.....An Article About Becoming The Change 9/9/2017
Offbeat  (tags: Death, Albert Camus, Elders, Materialism, Hollywood, Selfishness, bizarre, culture, health, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, pictures, society, unusual, world )

Fiona
- 11 days ago - dailygood.org
One of the great tragedies of modern life is that we live in a culture of death denial. The advertising industry tells us we are forever young, and we retire elders away to care homes, out of sight and mind.
The Secret Life of Trees
Offbeat  (tags: society, environment, trees, communication, nature, Peter Wohlleben, protection )

Christine
- 12 days ago - msn.com
The bestseller "The Secret Life of Trees" tells us more about the life of plants, a scientific field that remains poorly funded.
Are Some Social Ties Better Than Others?...An Article About Becoming The Change 9/6/2017
Offbeat  (tags: Social Ties, Social Media, Facebook, C, S, Lewis, bizarre, culture, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, society, unusual, world )

Fiona
- 14 days ago - dailygood.org
Which is more important: your spouse or your Facebook friends? A social psychologist says we need both, for weak ties can make us strongâEUR"and sometimes strong ties can make us weak.
What to Do If You and Your Dog Encounter a Coyote
Offbeat  (tags: coyote, dogs, urban coyotes, humans, animals, environment, protection, wildlife, society )

Lone
- 16 days ago - urbancoyoteinitiative.com
By far, the biggest source of conflict between urban coyotes and humans centers around pets.
Urge the USDA to Revise Regulations to End the Automatic Renewal of Licenses Issued to Chronic Violators!
Offbeat  (tags: renewal of licenses, violators, USDA, protecting animals, animals, business, humans, society, wildlife, world )

Lone
- 16 days ago - support.peta.org
urge the USDA to revise the licensing requirements to close the loophole that keeps chronic AWA violators licensed and start protecting animals, not their abusers!
Ian McEwanâEUR(TM)s Enchanted Garden
Offbeat  (tags: Ian McEwan, enchaned garden, southwest england, environment, humans, society )

Lone
- 17 days ago - nytimes.com
In the hills of southwest England, the writer and his wife, the novelist Annalena McAfee, have surrounded their home with untamed delight.
Pit Bull and Piglet BFFs Took to the Streets of California to Show Off Their Awesome Friendship
Offbeat  (tags: california, friendship, microchipping, pigs, animals, dogs, unusual, society )

Lone
- 18 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
The City of Fontana reminded the public to please microchip your animals âEUR¦ including pigs! If Apollo wasnâEUR(TM)t microchipped, who knows what the fate could have been for these two pals.
Family Loses Fight for Autistic Son to Have Service Dog in Class
Offbeat  (tags: family, losing fight, autistic son, service dog, classroom, animals, dogs, children, society )

Lone
- 18 days ago - cbc.ca
Fee's lawyer Laura McKeen says the family is crushed by the decision and is considering their next steps, including Kenner's future education plans. She says the Fees have the right to appeal the ruling, but have not yet decided if they will do so
Gratitude Helps Us Grow...An Article About Becoming The Change 8/30/2017
Offbeat  (tags: Gratitude, Attitude of Gratitude, spirituality, personal growth, ethics, health, humans, humor, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, society, unusual, world )

Fiona
- 20 days ago - dailygood.org
Gratitude has become a hot topic in recent years. Gratitude is linked to happiness, health, and stronger relationships. Read more below and at site where you will find useful links.
 

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