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Seven Tomorrows Part 4 « Slow Living Greece

Seven Tomorrows Part 4 « Slow Living Greece | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
Living Within Our Means and Apocalyptic Transformation achieve something close to happy endings, at least from some contemporary perspectives. But it is difficult to regard as desirable any scenarios that begin with such ...
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Trendspotter predicts Joy of Missing Out in 2014 - Knoxville News Sentinel

Trendspotter predicts Joy of Missing Out in 2014 - Knoxville News Sentinel | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
Trendspotter predicts Joy of Missing Out in 2014 Knoxville News Sentinel Among the global advertising and marketing company's predictions for the new year is a march to “mindful living,” with more consumers actively trying to shut out distractions...
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Call for Proposals | Slow Living Summit

Call for Proposals | Slow Living Summit | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
Slow Food has inspired other organizations like Slow Money and CittaSlow (Slow Cities) — and now Slow Living in the form of the Slow Living Summit. We see "Slow Living" as shorthand for taking a more reflective approach ...
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Slow Food for a Healthy Living is Catching Up Fast

Slow Food for a Healthy Living is Catching Up Fast | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
A new movement called "Slow Food" is gaining popularity as a way to counter the fast food craze.
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The 2013 Slow Living Summit

The 2013 Slow Living Summit | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
What is “Slow Living”? Slow = sustainability, resilience, communities. "Slow" as a metaphor for "sustainable" first came into use via the global Slow Food movement — founded by Carlo Petrini in Italy in 1986 both as a rejection ...
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Living in the slow lane - ABC Online

Living in the slow lane - ABC Online | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
ABC OnlineLiving in the slow laneABC OnlineMeet the new editor of the nationally distributed Slow magazine. A publication for those who take time to stop and smell the roses, and for those who dream about it!
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A Slow-Books Manifesto - The Atlantic

A Slow-Books Manifesto - The Atlantic | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
The AtlanticA Slow-Books ManifestoThe AtlanticBy Maura Kelly Everywhere you look these days, there's a new "slow" movement.
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The Future of Cities, Information, and Inclusion :: News :: The Rockefeller Foundation

The Future of Cities, Information, and Inclusion :: News :: The Rockefeller Foundation | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
"Over the next decade, cities will continue to grow larger and more rapidly. At the same time, new technologies will unlock massive streams of data about cities and their residents.

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Food First Part 13 « Slow Living Greece

Food First Part 13 « Slow Living Greece | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
The change in eating habits that the book embodies is a way to take one step out of the make-believe world we live in. By “make-believe” we mean that we are made to believe that the way things are is the way they should be.
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Living Streets: King's Cross (Camden): King's Cross Go Slow

Living Streets: King's Cross (Camden): King's Cross Go Slow | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
Living Streets KX is a local group, working closely with Living Streets Islington, and with other local groups like KXDF and FoAS to try to make Kings Cross streets safer and more pleasant places to live, work and play.
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Fatal Harvest Part 9 « Slow Living Greece

Fatal Harvest Part 9 « Slow Living Greece | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
New biotech crops will not solve industrial agriculture's problems, but will compound them and consolidate control of the world's food supply in the hands of a few large corporations. Biotechnology will destroy biodiversity and ...
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MyGreekSpirit.blogspot.com: 2012 Neptune in Pisces

MyGreekSpirit.blogspot.com: 2012 Neptune in Pisces | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
Whole communities are actually implementing ideas like slow food, slow travel, and so on. Neptune in Pisces also reminds us of the wisdom of cyclical living, which civilization practiced for eons before our industrialized, ...
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Seven Tomorrows Part 4 « Slow Living Greece

Seven Tomorrows Part 4 « Slow Living Greece | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
Living Within Our Means and Apocalyptic Transformation achieve something close to happy endings, at least from some contemporary perspectives. But it is difficult to regard as desirable any scenarios that begin with such ...
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Going Vegan: Slow-cooker queen Kathy Hester shares secrets to fuss-free fare - OregonLive.com

Going Vegan: Slow-cooker queen Kathy Hester shares secrets to fuss-free fare - OregonLive.com | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
OregonLive.comGoing Vegan: Slow-cooker queen Kathy Hester shares secrets to fuss-free fareOregonLive.comBut what sets her collection apart are all the unusual things she makes with her slow-cookers.
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Chris Downey: Design with the blind in mind | Video on TED.com

What would a city designed for the blind be like?
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Slow food chef Delfino Maruca in Malta 5 – 7 October - MaltaToday

Slow food chef Delfino Maruca in Malta 5 – 7 OctoberMaltaTodayHis cuisine is a blend of raw but noble ingredients, designed to add value to the slow food tradition and testimony of his commitment to the preservation and dissemination of those...
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Slow Food London Annual General Meeting Saturday 13 October ...

Call for committee nominations Current members of Slow Food London are invited to stand for election to the committee. Nominations should be sent to Vanda Green, Secretary, vanda.green@talktalk.net by Saturday 29th ...
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Vienna: "Bike-City" housing project stimulates soft mobility.

Vienna: "Bike-City" housing project stimulates soft mobility. | Slow Cities | Scoop.it

A housing project focusing on the needs of bicycle users shifts money that would have been spent on cars to community areas, green space and other facilites that improve the standard of living.

The housing project...

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Food Revolution Day – Stand Up For Real Food | Slow Food Central ...

Food Revolution Day on 19 May is a chance for people who love food to come together to share information, talents and resources; to pass on their knowledge and highlight the world's food issues. All around the globe, ...
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Strategies for a New Economy Conference, June 8th-10th, 2012 | New Economics Institute

Strategies for a New Economy Conference, June 8th-10th, 2012 | New Economics Institute | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
"What would an economy built on principles of fairness and sustainability look like?

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Slow Wines on Tour - Slow food

Slow Wines on Tour - Slow food | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
Slow foodSlow Wines on TourSlow foodThe first-ever English print edition of Slow Wine, Slow Food's innovative new guide to Italian wines now in its second edition, is being unveiled next week in events in New York, Chicago and San Francisco on...
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Slow Living Summit 2012

Slow Living Summit 2012 | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
May 30-June 1, 2012 — Downtown Brattleboro, Vermont — Discounted early-bird registration is open for the second-annual Slow Living Summit...
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The Soul of Slow Food: Fighting for Both Farmers and Eaters

The Soul of Slow Food: Fighting for Both Farmers and Eaters | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
Slow Food's president says he is not turning his back on the organization's roots, but is instead trying to better understand its identity. ("being a farmer should not mean earning a living that prices you out of eating the..
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Food First Part 7 « Slow Living Greece

Food First Part 7 « Slow Living Greece | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
Perhaps we may have to live with these dangers since applying pesticides is one of the big reasons the United States can produce so much food. Perhaps our food surpluses might allow for some cutback in chemicals such as ...
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Sunday Morning: “Learning to Slow Down” « Lead.Learn.Live.

Sunday Morning: “Learning to Slow Down” « Lead.Learn.Live. | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
More importantly, we fail to notice the simple beauty of living. When we learn to slow down, we rediscover the significance of seemingly inconsequential aspects of life. Mealtimes become meditative celebrations of ...
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Seneca on the Shortness of Life Part 1 « Slow Living Greece

Seneca on the Shortness of Life Part 1 « Slow Living Greece | Slow Cities | Scoop.it
Hence too the grievance, most improper to a wise man, which Aristotle expressed when he was taking nature to task for indulging animals with such long existences that they can live through five or ten human lifetimes, while a ...
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