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  • The Nature Prescription: Designing Cities for Health and Happiness

    Tim Beatley, author and founder of the Biophilic Cities Network, will be in town March 29 to participate in the Imagine Austin Speaker Series. The concept of “biophilia” contends that people have co-evolved with nature and that people have a deep need to affiliate with the natural world. In this

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  • Science Matters—Keep Protecting the Golden-cheeked Warbler

    If attempts to gut protections for the Texas songbird succeed, it could face extinction. AUSTIN, Texas (March 24, 2017)—Earlier this month, the Texas General Land Office announced its intent to sue the US Fish and Wildlife Service to strip federal protections for the Golden-cheeked Warbler. This beautiful bird breeds exclusively in

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