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Cultural Immersion: Becoming A Mikoshi Bearer In Japan -...

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It is still very hot on this November day. Some of my friends living in Saitama, the large prefecture north of Tokyo, have invited me to come and visit them in their city of Kawaguchi for a matsuri, a Japanese [...]
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Meet the Aboriginal Community Turning Abandoned Fishing G...

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On Australia’s Cape York Peninsula, artists weave deadly “ghost nets” into totems.
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How Ethereum Blockchain Can Solve Your Social Media Priva...

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LinkedIn and other social networks are centralized--they own all your data. The next-gen social networks, based on ethereum blockchain, changes that.
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Oldest Pottery | The Smithsonian Institution's Human Orig...

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Making Baskets and Pottery Early humans may have made bags from skin long ago. By around 26,000 years ago, they were weaving plant fibers to make cords and perhaps baskets. Some of the oldest known pottery from Japan’s Jomon culture, seen here, is...
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Report: Private sector entering new era of collaboration ...

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Businesses are embarking on a "new era" of collaborative ventures to solve the world's greatest social and environmental challenges, a new study has found. - edie news centre
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Live The ‘Good Life’ Through Conscious Intent

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In the Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) culture, it is believed that our intentions influence our power of co-creation. As a child, I was always hearing of the various cultural rules that governed our daily lives but it wasn't until I became an adult that I...
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Zen monk Seigaku: A life with less can be so much more | ...

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Japanese monk Seigaku lives a Zen life with as little money as possible in Berlin.
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The Nature of Gardens - Bioregional

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Our ordinary household gardens are good for wildlife, and that’s great for us. This is a report written and researched by Bioregional and commissioned by B&Q, the UK’s leading garden retailer. We reviewed, in depth, the scientific evidence...
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Lilac (Low Impact Living Affordable Community) - BSHF

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Lilac is a self-planned and managed co-housing community in Leeds, England. It embraces the concept of living sustainably and communally. Members of Lilac have their own individual homes but share financial responsibility, the land, the...
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20 Beautiful Japanese Words We Really Need in English

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Gain a new understanding of Japan's culture with these 20 uniquely Japanese words and phrases.