Spending time in nature reduces stress

ITHACA, N.Y. – New research from an interdisciplinary Cornell team has found that as little as 10 minutes in a natural setting can help college students feel happier and lessen the effects of both physical and mental stress. The research, published Jan. 14 in Frontiers in Psychology, is part of a larger examination of “nature therapy” and… Read More Spending time in nature reduces stress

Hollywood’s dirtiest secret?😗

With the Academy Awards around the corner, moviegoers and critics are busy scrutinizing the costumes, sets and performances of this year’s cinematic stand-outs.  When film scholar Hunter Vaughan watches a movie, he considers something else: How big of a toll did it take on the environment? “I want to provide a counter-narrative to the typical story… Read More Hollywood’s dirtiest secret?😗