What We Read This Week


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Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week!


ENVIRONMENT

A crucial climate mystery is just under our feet

Ever since people began pushing seeds into the dirt, we’ve been eating away the carbon from our topsoil. Now we’re finally developing the knowledge necessary to pump that carbon back into the ground. We have a proof of concept and Sanderman has taken the next logical step: He’s working on creating the tools farmers need to put this knowledge into practiceRead Full Article

From grist


SPIRITUALITY

We All Form One Body (RTT)

No wonder Jesus told us to love our neighbor as ourselves. And no wonder he even told us to love our enemies. For when we show love to anyone else, we are indeed showing love to ourselves…Read Full Article

From patheos


HEALTH

A Lazarus Patient And The Limits Of A Lifesaving Stroke Procedure

Figuring our a clear, organized method to get patients help quickly will be one of the next major advances in stroke care….Read Full Article

From npr


FAITH

The Sound of Silence

Once a fixture of the aural landscape, the pealing of church bells may soon be a distant memory….Read Full Article

From ucobserver


JUSTICE

Chimps Could Soon Win Legal Personhood

Rights for many intelligent animals could hinge on a one-word edit in a law dictionary.  For the past three years, an attorney has been filing lawsuits in New York state on behalf of four chimpanzees named Tommy, Kiko, Hercules, and Leo. They are intelligent “persons,” he argues, and should not be kept in cages…Read Full Article

From yes!magazine


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Categories: environment, faith, Health, justice, spirituality

Author:Wood Lake Publishing

At Wood Lake Publishing we are passionate about supporting and encouraging an emerging form of Christianity, which is rooted in ancient wisdom and attentive to the movement of spirit in our day. Visit us online at woodlakebooks.com

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