April 16, 2014, No comments

Russell Gold’s pragmatic piece about fracking in the Wall Street Journal makes a number of excellent points. First, our economy has such an enormous appetite for energy, that there is no way [...]

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University of Roehampton, London Online Launches Public Health Outbreak Simulation

April 15, 2014, No comments

What happens when a public health crisis follows a major disaster? The University of Roehampton, London Online has launched an interactive simulatio ...


CVS Will Stop Selling Cigarettes By October

February 18, 2014, No comments

Chain pharmacies are increasingly retooling themselves as health and wellness centers. There are several reasons why, including the Affordable Care Ac ...


SunFunder Turns the Lights On For Those Off the Grid

January 28, 2014, 1 Comment

People living in small villages in developing countries have the opportunity to leapfrog past the centralized power generation model, straight into di ...

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    Doing Good Keeps the Doctor Away
    August 22, 2013, No comments

    An apple a day keeps the doctor away…and, it turns out, so does volunteering. According to a 2010 study from UnitedHealth Group, the country’s most diversified healthcare company, volunteering is [...]