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Restoring the Everglades Will Benefit Both Humans and Nature

The Conversation US | Posted 05.31.2016 | Green
The Conversation US

Everglades National Park (ENP) is our only national wetland park, and one of the largest aquascapes in the world. Lying at the southern end of an immense watershed, ENP is caught between the largest man-made water project in the world upstream and a rapidly rising ocean downstream.

How to Restore Your Broken Heart

Z Zoccolante | Posted 05.24.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Z Zoccolante

And remember God loves you, and is for your highest good. Keep joy, love, and hope in your heart. God can make all things new and beautiful, and better than they were before, inlaid with gold that shimmers in the sun.

New beginnings during this new moon, along the river banks in New Zealand!

Candace Loy | Posted 05.10.2016 | Green
Candace Loy

Beautiful, tiny (about 1mm) opalescent whitebait eggs cosy up in amongst fibrous mats, which keep them safe and hydrated. Whitebait consists ...

A Return To Sabbath Minus The Guilt

Amy Crumpton | Posted 04.21.2016 | Religion
Amy Crumpton

Sunday. The Lord's Day.

The True Value of Healthy Oceans and Waterways

Wallace J Nichols | Posted 04.12.2016 | Politics
Wallace J Nichols

An open letter to world, national, political, business, union, religious, media, educational, environmental, peace, NGO and philanthropic leaders It'...

Seeing the Forest and the Trees From Space Could Change Everything

This Planet | Posted 03.21.2016 | Green
This Planet

While the world's forests are still being destroyed too fast, there is actually something to celebrate this year.

Spain Tried To Restore An Ancient Castle And Completely Messed It Up

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 03.14.2016 | Arts

For more than 1,000 years, Matrera Castle, a medieval fortress in southern Spain, stood the test of time. But when part of the castle's main tower par...

Fighting Climate Change with Trees in Africa

Wanjira Mathai | Posted 12.18.2015 | Green
Wanjira Mathai

Restoration is Africa's best chance to protect itself from climate change. Even though the continent as a whole has contributed minimally to the global climate change problem, Africans will be among those most affected.

How My Ex-Husband And I Rescue Each Other

Gabrielle Selz | Posted 12.10.2015 | Divorce
Gabrielle Selz

Our relationship was now better in sickness than it had been in health. As we staggered across the finish line of our divorce, we'd learned how to confront adversity together. No longer protecting ourselves from loss, we were finally free to release one another to the future.

The Most Powerful Climate Solution You've Never Heard Of

P.J. Marshall | Posted 12.10.2015 | Green
P.J. Marshall

What if there was a powerful but overlooked tool that could reduce global warming by 0.5°C by the end of the century? Imagine if reversing the decline of ecosystems was good for economies. What if making our world more beautiful, also made it stronger and more resilient?

Transformation vs. Restoration

John Rowley | Posted 10.29.2015 | Healthy Living
John Rowley

The word transformation has made a lot of people rich in the fitness arena. But what the heck is transformation? Webster defines it as: "a complete ...

This Abandoned Bank Was Transformed Into A Gorgeous Arts Center

The Huffington Post | Jenny Che | Posted 10.15.2015 | Business

What do you do with an old bank you bought for just a dollar? Turn it into Chicago's newest cultural center, of course. When the dilapidated, century-...

7 Things To Keep In Mind When Restoring A Home Abroad

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 09.12.2015 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

Buying and restoring a fixer-upper in another country... It can be an appealing idea. Houses in need of some tender loving care can be bought below market value and, when renovated, can resell for a nice profit. This is especially true in countries where labor costs are low.

The Faithful Shopper: Services I Swear By

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 09.01.2015 | New York
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Faith Hope Consolo

Manhattan is brimming with all types of services, from high-end repair shops and cleaners to prime restorers and more, to keep all of your luxury and beloved belongings in top shape.

Fall Asleep in Class at Portland, Oregon's Kennedy School

National Trust for Historic Preservation | Posted 07.30.2015 | Travel
National Trust for Historic Preservation

There's the multi-level Broiler Room Bar, a bar located, unsurprisingly, in the former broiler room. And there's the Cypress Room, which focuses on international rums. The Detention Bar permits cigar smoking, while Honors Bar plays classical and operatic music for its guests.

How This Man Made $27 Million From His $3,000 Business

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.14.2016 | Business
GOBankingRates

It begins in a village of fewer than 200 people in Israel. This is where Idan Shpizear -- co-owner, co-founder and CEO of 911 Restoration, a company that helps homeowners recover from water damage -- learned the finer points of farming from his father.

Groups Come Together at "Connect with Nature" Event to Help Restore Historic Miami Area

Michael Sainato | Posted 06.13.2015 | Miami
Michael Sainato

The Virginia Key Beach Park was the only beach open to African Americans in the Miami area during the segregation period. By 1982, the park was closed due to high maintenance costs.

How 90,000 Lost, Damaged Photos Were Restored And Returned To Victims Of 2011 Japan Tsunami

The Huffington Post | Cameron Keady | Posted 03.27.2015 | Good News

A picture that holds a memory is worth much more than a thousand words. Electronics company Ricoh has restored and returned more than 90,000 photos...

A Terminal Adventure at Denver's Union Station

Kari Haugeto | Posted 05.20.2015 | Denver
Kari Haugeto

Denver's newest attraction is an old landmark: the lovingly restored Union Station. But it's more than an historic terminal. Sure, you can still catc...

This Abandoned French Castle Is the Fixer-Upper of a Lifetime

BobVila.com | Posted 03.11.2015 | HuffPost Home
BobVila.com

Five years ago, Karina and Craig Waters -- a tax accountant and a urologist, respectively, in Perth, Australia -- began looking for a vacation home in the south of France.

So What Did We Learn in 2014?

Dr. Andrew Steer | Posted 03.02.2015 | Green
Dr. Andrew Steer

On the last day of 2014, let's hear it for the national and corporate leaders, the mayors and non-governmental organizations who built new coalitions for action -- not because they had to, but because they know that it's right to curb greenhouse gas emissions.

The Destruction of Chartres Cathedral

Alexander Gorlin | Posted 02.22.2015 | Arts
Alexander Gorlin

As the world hurtles towards a bloodless digital future of flickering electronic screens and virtual experiences, certain places of primal architectural power become ever more valuable as anchors of the past. Chartres Cathedral is one of the most important of these sacred places.

Fallout From Ferguson: The Biggest Opportunity For Our Society

David Shechtman | Posted 02.20.2015 | Black Voices
David Shechtman

Most of the news stories I've see about Ferguson market and sell fear, and many of the community reactions to the events focus on blame and retribution. This deeply concerns me because blame doesn't heal and revenge doesn't satisfy.

An Old Lockkeeper's House Points the Way to the National Mall's Future

Caroline Cunningham | Posted 02.08.2015 | DC
Caroline Cunningham

Every year, millions of people pass by a nondescript stone building situated on the northwest side of the National Mall, just inches from the bustling...

How to Design a Relaxing Home

Domino | Posted 01.24.2015 | HuffPost Home
Domino

Decorator Thom Filicia knew exactly how to decorate a summer cottage fit for a perfect calming vacation.