New Slow City: Is this the future of Big Apple living?

September 12, 2015 by  
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Here’s what it takes to escape from the New York rat race: Start with a technology fast, a micro apartment and a 20-hour work week.

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Cacoon is a hanging tent that lets you get away from it all

August 1, 2015 by  
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The Cacoon hanging tent is the perfect place to escape from it all. Part hammock, part tent , it’s an indoor/outdoor cocoon that can travel wherever you go – even if you never leave your home. Built to resist wind, rain and sea, the Cacoon comes in two handy sizes and any color you can dream up. READ MORE >

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Dozens of Exotic Animals Escape From Ohio Wildlife Farm

October 19, 2011 by  
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Photo: Martin Pettitt / cc Authorities in Ohio are warning residents to remain inside their houses after dozens of exotic animals had apparently broken free of an area wildlife farm and taken to the streets and highways. Police haven’t said exactly which type of animals are on the loose, but the farm is home to such species as “lions, wolves, tigers, giraffes, camels and bears” reports the AP — and police say that so… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Desperate Hunt for an Escaped Cow Resorts to an Animal Psychic and a €10,000 Reward

August 15, 2011 by  
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Photo: Bala under a Creative Commons license . In late May, a cow named Yvonne decided not to be eaten, and broke through an electric fence to escape from the farm in Bavaria where she was being fattened for slaughter. Since then, she has been on the run. After she jumped onto a road in front of a police cruiser, Yvonne was deemed a traffic hazard by local officials, who authorized her shooting. Activists decided to come to … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Escape From Earth. If Only. (Video)

January 20, 2010 by  
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Photo: Earth in Space — Wikipedia In encouraging support for earthquake devastated Haiti we had a few comments, including some since been removed by our moderator, that espoused a decided lack of compassion for people in need. Their tone reminded me of a 1992 sci-fi movie, called variously as Escape from Absolom or No Escape (video below).

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