New NG Book By Dan Buettner- THE BLUE ZONES SOLUTION: Eating and Living Like the World’s Healthiest People

“A well-organized game plan for a long and well-lived life … The results, as reported here, are both impressive and persuasive … This is a thoughtfully presented and well-written guide from which anyone — no matter where he or she is in the journey to better health — can benefit.”—Publishers Weekly, starred review  “An ideal way to learn how to live longer and better is to study people who are doing just that. Dan distills the deepest insights from the Blue Zones to light our path.”—Dr. Read more [...]

National Geographic Studios Presents LIVING IN THE AGE OF AIRPLANES

Opens in IMAX®, Giant Screen, 15/70 Dome and Digital Cinemas in North America beginning April 10, 2015 WASHINGTON (March 19, 2015)—This spring, National Geographic Studios presents an immersive new giant screen film experience that offers a fresh perspective on a modern-day miracle that many of us take for granted: flying. Using spectacular aerial and nature photography, LIVING IN THE AGE OF AIRPLANES carries audiences across 200,000 years of history and around the globe on an epic journey to Read more [...]

National Geographic Studios to Release Original Film ‘Living in the Age of Airplanes’ to Giant Screen, Digital, IMAX® and Museum Cinemas Worldwide

WASHINGTON (Dec. 11, 2014)—National Geographic Studios has acquired the global theatrical rights to the film “Living in the Age of Airplanes,” which takes audiences on an epic journey through 18 countries and across all seven continents as it presents a unique perspective on how the airplane has changed the world. It will be available to 15/70 flat and dome film screens and to all digital screens when it is released worldwide on April 10, 2015. Produced and directed by Brian J. Terwilliger Read more [...]

‘Living Walls’ Prove Effective at Saving African Lions

TANZANIA (Dec. 2, 2014)—A 10-year study in Tanzania offers strong scientific evidence for the effectiveness of “Living Walls” as predator deterrents, saving lions by reducing the need for human retaliation against the big cats. Homesteads using these environmentally friendly, predator-proof enclosures report a virtually 100 percent reduction in lion attacks on livestock. The research was published today in the journal Biodiversity and Conservation. The study, conducted by Dr. Laly Lichtenfeld, Read more [...]

Living Well in Retirement: Beef Up On Stocks

In 1984, a television ad for the Wendy’s chain became a cultural phenomenon when a plain-spoken woman examined the hamburger she had just been served and demanded to know, “Where’s the beef?” Since that time, “Where’s the beef?” has become a catchphrase for questioning the substance of a wide range [...] Forbes - Personal Finance Read more [...]

How To Survive Living In Your For-Sale Home

You’re about to put your house on the market! Congrats—that’s a big move. When that for-sale sign goes on the front lawn, dozens of eager real estate agents and many potential buyers will stampede through your front door and into every room of your house. You’ll have strangers combing through […]
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Labour: cost of living squeeze continues despite lower inflation – business live

Rolling business and finance news, including the latest UK inflation figures and market reaction ahead of Thursdays Scottish independence voteConsumer Prices Index drops in August <- coverage starts hereLabour: No respite for workersFuel and food prices fall, but clothing risesScottish house prices now over pre-crisis peakHouse prices have surged 11.7% in the last year Black Wednesday, 22 years on....In other news:Ruble hits record lowASOS shares slide Continue reading... Business | The Guardian Read more [...]