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ORIGINAL ESSAYS Take the Vitamin N Challenge: 10 Ways to Use Vitamin N: The Essential Guide to a Nature-Rich Life

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By Richard Louv May 16, 2016 Can you imagine sending your child to a public school where students invest a third of their day outdoors — and a lot of that time in the surrounding woods? In April, CBS This Morning asked me to visit Chattahoochee Hills Elementary School, outside Atlanta, which serves primarily low-income…

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A Conversation With Whales

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A Conversation With Whales

By JAMES NESTOR APRIL 16, 2016 The New York Times Op-Docs and Annapurna Pictures are presenting a virtual-reality film, “The Click Effect,” about the free-diving researchers in this Opinion essay. To view it, download the NYT VR app on your mobile device, if you don’t already have it. (Gohere for Android, and here for iPhone.)…

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The Horrible Hundred 2016: Puppy Mills Exposed

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The Horrible Hundred 2016: Puppy Mills Exposed

Buying a puppy online or from a pet store? You could be supporting businesses like these At Joette Peterson’s South Dakota breeding operation, puppies were found with no protection from the cold. Photo by USDA MEDIA DOWNLOADS » Problem puppy mills continue to abound in the U.S., and we’re exposing 100 of them in our fourth…

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