SSA Connection – April 29th!

Here is your weekly SSA Connection – Hope you enjoy! How Photography Connects Us The photo director for National Geographic, David Griffin knows the power of photography to connect us to our world. In a talk filled with glorious images, he talks about how we all use

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SSA Connection – April 22nd!

Here is your weekly SSA Connection – Hope you enjoy! Want to be Happier? Stay in the Moment. When are humans most happy? To gather data on this question, Matt Killingsworth built an app, Track Your Happiness, that let people report their feelings in real time. Among

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SSA Connection – April 15th!

Here is your weekly SSA Connection – Hope you enjoy! How to Revive a Neighborhood with Imagination, Beauty and Art Theaster Gates, a potter by training and a social activist by calling, wanted to do something about the sorry state of his neighborhood on the south side

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SSA Connection – April 8th!

Here is your weekly SSA Connection – Hope you enjoy! Stunning Photos from the Endangered Everglades For centuries, people have viewed swamps and wetlands as obstacles to avoid. But for photographer Mac Stone, who documents the stories of wildlife in Florida’s Everglades, the swamp isn’t a hindrance

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SSA Connection – April 1st!

Here is your weekly SSA Connection – Hope you enjoy! Unseen Footage, Untamed Nature Filmmaker Karen Bass shares some of the astonishing nature footage she’s shot for the BBC and National Geographic — including brand-new, previously unseen footage of the tube-lipped nectar bat, who feeds in a

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SSA Connection – March 25th!

Here is your weekly SSA Connection – Hope you enjoy! Ten MInutes of Mindfulness When is the last time you did absolutely nothing for 10 whole minutes? Not texting, talking or even thinking? Mindfulness expert Andy Puddicombe describes the transformative power of doing just that: Refreshing your

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SSA Connection – March 18

Here is your weekly SSA Connection – Hope you Enjoy!   The Hidden Beauty of Pollination Pollination: it’s vital to life on Earth, but largely unseen by the human eye. Filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg shows us the intricate world of pollen and pollinators with gorgeous high-speed images from

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