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Anton Chekhov’s Use of Nature

Published on September 20th, 2014 | by Adam Balivet

Anton Chekhov, like other great Russian writers of the 19th century, creates a marvelous balance between the intrigue and excitement of city life and the contemplative beauty of living in the country. Chekhov’s descriptions of the natural world, ... Read More


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Pacific Crest Trail Week 8: The End?

Published on September 19th, 2014 | by Suzanne Hessler

My knowledge of wilderness first aid is limited. Small batches of elderly ladies from the Red Cross have taught me the basics again and again. There are two things I have found useful to remember. First ... Read More


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An Oasis in the Chaos of Los Angeles

Published on September 16th, 2014 | by Gina Merlino

Los Angeles might be a busy city, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t places where you can find peace and solace surrounded by nature. There are some hidden gems in the City of Angels and surrounding ... Read More



New York City Hosts Historic Climate March

Published on September 15th, 2014 | by Aisha Abdelhamid

Nationwide planning is in high gear for the “largest, most diverse day” of action on climate change. The highly publicized “People’s Climate March” this Sunday, September 21 in New York City is expected to be the largest ... Read More

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