Good News Headline 2/18/20



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Courtesy of The Cherokee Nation

 

Cherokees Become The First US-Based Tribe To Deposit Traditional Heirloom Seeds In The Arctic Vault

by Leah Asmelash, CNN

No Native American tribe has ever received an invitation to store its traditional heirloom seeds in the Svalbard Global Seed Vault… Read More

 


 

A Plastic Bottle Can Get You A Blessing At This Temple In Thailand

by Vaishnavi Gupte, Condé Nast Traveller

At the Wat Chak Daeng Temple—located just south of Bangkok— plastic bottles are recycled into fabric for the monks’ robes… Read More

 


 

Bees Are Benefiting From Hemp Pollen As More Legal Cannabis Is Grown Since 2018 Farm Bill

by Andy Corbley, Good News Network

Since the 2018 Department of Agriculture Farm Bill finally legalized industrial hemp in the United States, scientists have discovered an unexpected benefit to the new fields of green sativa: it’s is helping dwindling bee populations… Read More

 


 

Old And Discarded Mattresses Are Being Used To Replace Soil And Grow Vegetables For Refugees In Desert Environments

by Ryan Morrison, DailyMail.com

A team of experts in hydroponics from the University of Sheffield have been working with refugees in Jordan to create 'desert gardens' using foam from mattresses… Read More

 


 

Energy-Related CO2 Emissions ‘Flatlined’ Last Year, IEA Says, Raising Hopes About Climate

by Anmar Frangoul, CNBC

The agency cited several factors, including a drop in emissions from electricity production in advanced economies due to the “expanding role” of renewables like wind and solar… Read More

 


 

Program Allows Inmates To Earn College Degrees While Behind Bars

from BlackNews.com

Upon release from prison, inmates who earned a degree through the program have just a 2% chance of being re-incarcerated compared to the 43% general rate of recidivism in the state… Read More

 


 

An ‘Unhappy Marriage’ That Has Saved Thousands Of Lives

by Vikas Pandey, BBC News

Uma always dreamed of a perfect wedding in a traditional south Indian temple. She imagined it decorated throughout with colourful flowers - and a big party by the beach… Read More

 


 

Finland’s Women-Led Government Has Equalized Family Leave: 7 Months For Each Parent

by Laurel Wamsley, NPR

People often ponder how the world might be different if more women were in political power… Read More

 

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March 2020

In this time of social distancing, it's important to make time and create new habits around maintaining your wellness. In support of that, we have gathered over 30 professionals who have...

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"When diet is wrong, medicine is of no use. When diet is correct, medicine is of no need" A whopping 70 million people in the US suffer from some digestive issue, from constipation to...

Cost: $40 till 3/25 ($45 after)

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Billerica, MA
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Reconceptualizing Mental Health Treatment through Radical Compassion: A Personal Narrative of an Asian American Woman with Pata Suyemoto, PhD **PLEASE NOTE - This lecture will only be held...

Cost: Free

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Join us for Monday Morning Meditation and discover the serenity and silence within your own being. This group is designed for people who are new to meditation and looking to explore the benefits...

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Moth & Moon Studio
173 South River Rd
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The International Jin Shin Jyutsu Faculty (the Mary Burmeister, Jiro Murai lineage) invite you to join us for a free daily, live, Jin Shin Jyutsu self-help meditation. We will continue the...

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Taijiquan (Tai Chi) morning classes every Tuesday 10-11:30am Taijiquan is a way to stay young and healthy using gentle flowing movements that uses not just the body but the mind as...

Cost: $20

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Metta Wellness
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Paxton, MA  01612
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April 1–May 27 With Yasemin Isler, MA and Juan José Miret, Ph.D. Why take Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)? To better manage your stress and enhance...

Cost: $600–$650

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Sponsor: Center for Mindfulness and Compassion
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Enrollment begins April 1 with special early-bird pricing for a limited time only!  Classes are October 2020 through May 2021 Faust Family Constellations presents The Constellation...

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750 Pleasant St
Belmont, MA  02478
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12 month program starts April 1 Whether you're local or not, this could be a great choice for you, to join a community of like minded people and build out your knowledge, command, and...

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Sponsor: Crystal Concentrics
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30-DAY VIRTUAL TRAINING A Journey to Release Core Patterns and Open to Your Soul’s Purpose Is it possible that this forced time in isolation might be a perfect gift from the universe to...

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Sponsor: Rhys Thomas Institute
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You are invited to join us for guided and creative meditation, through which you will be able to create an oasis of peace during your day and spread the energy of love and hope to yourself and...

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Sponsor: Brahma Kumaris Learning Center for Peace
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In these unprecedented times of uncertainty and fear all around, what foundation and practices can I rely on, to keep me calm, creative, peaceful, courageous? Join this session for a beginners...

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You are invited to join us for guided and creative meditation, through which you will be able to create an oasis of peace during your day and spread the energy of love and hope to yourself and...

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Sponsor: Brahma Kumaris Learning Center for Peace
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The International Jin Shin Jyutsu Faculty (the Mary Burmeister, Jiro Murai lineage) invite you to join us for a free daily, live, Jin Shin Jyutsu self-help meditation. We will continue the...

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Sponsor: Brahma Kumaris Learning Center for Peace
Telephone: (617) 926-1230
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The International Jin Shin Jyutsu Faculty (the Mary Burmeister, Jiro Murai lineage) invite you to join us for a free daily, live, Jin Shin Jyutsu self-help meditation. We will continue the...

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Learn Reiki—revitalizing self-care and healing in the palm of your hands. Facilitated by Lou Orsan, Reiki Shihan (master teacher.) This one-day class covers the...

Cost: $150

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Framingham, MA  01701
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Join a like-minded community working toward personal awakening in relation to family, ancestry and Soul agreements. Through the processes of family constellations, energy medicine and evolutionary...

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Belmont, MA  02478
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SOHUM has been offering Day Retreats on the beautiful grounds of the Unity Farm Sanctuary in Sherborn, MA. During these Retreats, we take time to nourish ourselves with yoga, meditation, and a...

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Maintaining your inner stability is more important than ever during these challenging times. Learn techniques and meditation practices that will help keep your mind stable and peaceful. ...

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Sponsor: Brahma Kumaris Learning Center for Peace
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April 4–5 A 2-day event releasing emotional pain with Bhavna’s Wellness Group in Shrewsbury, MA. Let’s re-do your emotions! For details and registration visit...

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512 Main Street, Suite # 5
Shrewsbury, MA
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April 4–5 Wake up to your cosmic consciousness and discoveryour duties to the stars, to the light, and to beloved Mother Earth. Joan Ruggiero shows you how to merge with your higher self,...

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Circles of Wisdom
386 Merrimack Street, #1A
Methuen, MA  01844
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Sponsor: Circles of Wisdom
Telephone: 978-474-8010
Contact Name: Cathy Kneeland
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