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Fish fuel farm! Bushwick's Moore Street Market to boast 'aquaponic ...

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An aquaponic system filters waste from freshwater fish — think tilapia, goldfish, or koi — using a bacteria that converts ammonia to nitrates: plants' favorite food. “All you have to do is feed the fish high-quality food and it does ...


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Enabling citizens to solve problems effectively in the space between Government and the Market Economy.
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How Dag Mejdell Saved Norway's Postal Service

How Dag Mejdell Saved Norway's Postal Service | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
Norway's postal chief talks about his strategy to transform the country's mail system into one with a digital future
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Obama's about to make history

Obama's about to make history | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
He will become only the fourth sitting president to visit an Indian reservation.
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Study: Port Clarence development not economically feasible without offshore oil drilling

Study: Port Clarence development not economically feasible without offshore oil drilling | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
A new study says that unless oil and gas development is taking place in the Arctic -- activity that has stumbled and stalled in recent years -- a deepwater port at Port Clarence near Nome isn't likely to be sustainable, despite increasing vessel traffic in the region.
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Trader Joe Has a Brother. He’s Even Better.

Trader Joe Has a Brother. He’s Even Better. | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
Chances are that you have never set foot inside the best grocery store in America: Aldi. And even if you are lucky enough to be in one of the 32 states where Aldi is, perhaps you were put-off by the cardboard boxes in lieu of shelves, or the row upon...
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What Happens to the Brain During Spiritual Experiences?

What Happens to the Brain During Spiritual Experiences? | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
The field of neurotheology uses science to try to understand religion, and vice versa.
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Fasting Might Regenerate Human Immune System

Fasting Might Regenerate Human Immune System | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
Could you live without food for a few days, if it was good for your health? Researchers at USC found that fasting for 4 or 5 days causes the body to generate new immune cells.
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Five big takeaways from California's primary elections | The Rundown | PBS NewsHour

Five big takeaways from California's primary elections | The Rundown | PBS NewsHour | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
1. The Brown Bomber: No one received more votes on Tuesday than Gov. Jerry Brown, and it’s hard to see the veteran Democrat biting his fingernails about the fall contest to come. Neither of his main GOP challengers came close to laying a glove on the veteran politician in round one of this gubernatorial contest. Continue reading →
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Alaska state ferry workers authorize strike as contract negotiations continue

Alaska state ferry workers authorize strike as contract negotiations continue | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
A union representing nearly 600 workers in the Alaska Marine Highway System announced Tuesday that its members have authorized a strike should the union and state fail to agree on a new contract. 
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A Walmart-Free Portland

A Walmart-Free Portland | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
Portland, whose bike-commuting, kitchen-composting culture has always clashed with Walmart’s, is the first major U.S. city to divest from the retailer.
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New Metal-Eating Plant Found in the Philippines

New Metal-Eating Plant Found in the Philippines | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
Scientists have discovered a new plant species in the Philippines with an unusual lifestyle - it eats nickel for a living
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Some plantings are know to clean up soils incrementally.

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Chinese experts 'in discussions' over building high-speed Beijing-US railway

Chinese experts 'in discussions' over building high-speed Beijing-US railway | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
'China-Russia-Canada-America line' would run for 13,000km across Siberia and pass under Bering Strait through 200km tunnel
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The Supreme Court Dims the Lights on Coal Power

The Supreme Court Dims the Lights on Coal Power | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
The high court affirms the EPA's authority to regulate cross-state air pollution, which is bad news for utilities with coal-burning power plants
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Which U.S. states have the most pride?

Which U.S. states have the most pride? | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
A new poll by Gallup reveals how residents feel about the state they live in.
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How Hurricane Katrina Inspired A Revolutionary New Disaster Shelter

How Hurricane Katrina Inspired A Revolutionary New Disaster Shelter | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
The crisis that followed Hurricane Katrina eight years ago inspired Michael McDaniel to create EXO. The innovative emergency housing system offers a...
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Protecting Alaska Natives' right to vote -- no matter what language they speak -- is critical

Protecting Alaska Natives' right to vote -- no matter what language they speak -- is critical | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
OPINION: When one Alaskan voter is disenfranchised, we are all disenfranchised, and Alaska’s democracy suffers for it.
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WATCH: The Powerful Anti-'Redskins' Ad the NFL Refuses to Air

WATCH: The Powerful Anti-'Redskins' Ad the NFL Refuses to Air | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
'Native Americans call themselves many things. The one thing they don't . . .'
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Anchorage housing gridlock driving up rental costs | KTVA CBS 11

Anchorage housing gridlock driving up rental costs | KTVA CBS 11 | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
Anchorage housing gridlock driving up rental costs by
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The Benefits of Redressing Racism With Race-Neutral Remedies

The Benefits of Redressing Racism With Race-Neutral Remedies | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
Doing so needn't interfere with fully confronting crimes against black America.
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Judge says state election officials got law on Native languages wrong

Judge says state election officials got law on Native languages wrong | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
A federal judge on Wednesday overruled state election officials and said the constitutional right to vote requires Alaska to translate all election materials into Native languages for voters with limited English skills.
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Some sunscreens aren’t so hot, researchers find

Some sunscreens aren’t so hot, researchers find | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
With SPF moisturizers, makeup and easy-to-use sprays, there’s hardly an excuse not to use sunscreen. But many of these products aren’t protecting your skin and actually could be harming your health, according to researchers at the Environmental Working Group.
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Judge has issues with Corps' plan to allow road, bridge to National Petroleum Reserve

Judge has issues with Corps' plan to allow road, bridge to National Petroleum Reserve | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
U.S. District Court Judge Sharon Gleason ruled that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers failed to justify its decision to skip a supplemental environmental impact statement for the project to the North Slope's CD-5 oil field.
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9 Humans With Real-Life X-Men Mutant Super Powers

9 Humans With Real-Life X-Men Mutant Super Powers | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
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Why Polar Bears Are Fat, But Have Healthy Hearts : DNews

Why Polar Bears Are Fat, But Have Healthy Hearts : DNews | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
Hefty polar bears, which love to sink their teeth into greasy blobs of fat, could hold the key to avoiding heart disease. Continue reading →
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In California, Spigots Start Draining Pockets

In California, Spigots Start Draining Pockets | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
To encourage conservation, districts have been rationing water and imposing fines that will quickly double, triple or quadruple typical water bills. But doing so may violate state law.
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Cities, states to lose big if highway fund disappears

Cities, states to lose big if highway fund disappears | The New Public Administration: Arctic Bridge for Social Justice | Scoop.it
Road, bridges won't get fixed unless Congress address Highway Trust Fund, report says
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