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Environmental Politics, Think, Transportation

My Other Car is a Bicycle

Cleaning polluted urban air is no easy task. But as smog levels from Athens to Beijing to Salt Lake City increasingly pose a threat to residents’ health, some cities are taking dra …

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Creativity, Live

The Wedding Venue

Nontraditional wedding and reception sites offer their own special charm and often cost less than traditional full-service venues. However, be sure to factor in time, effort and ad …

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The Power of Ritual

A skilled and sensitive officiant can do more than simply guide your wedding ceremony. He or she can guide you through the process of creating a ritual that is meaningful and memor …

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Business, Live, Style, Think

The Ring

Engaged couples have been exchanging gifts since the time of the Romans. Before betrothal rings became the dominant tradition around the 12th century, couples often exchanged thimb …

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Folk Culture: Snowmen

A long, storied tradition.—by Clare Boerigter We’ve all grown accustomed to it over the years: the sudden appearance of snow people in front lawns, some with the quiet dignity of t …

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Urban Nature: Birds in Winter

As winter begins its icy approach, we human residents of Salt Lake start layering our clothes and fiddling with the thermostat. But what about the valley’s avian population? Like m …

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