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Shawn Blaesing-Thompson
Works at Iowa Department of Transportation
Lives in Ames, Iowa
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Hospital's chef and his farm-to-bed cooking that will allow patients to enjoy the food as if they're at restaurants.
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Central Iowans come out and support a great charity event and get chocolate at the end.  5k run/walk 
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Stam Chocolate Charity Run registration form at GetMeRegistered.com
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I little reality check.
It’s too late to prevent climate change by reducing carbon emissions now. But it could help prevent even more serious damage 50, 75 and 100 years from today.
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I wish we would embrace some of these ideas in the US
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Looks like mushrooms could help repair the environment.  Interesting article.  http://grist.org/living/this-guy-thinks-mushrooms-can-save-the-planet-and-hes-not-even-tripping/
Radical Mycology cofounder Peter McCoy thinks mushrooms hold the secret to human and environmental health. He may be on to something.
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Trying to wrack up shares for this project to help it get on to the next part of the selection process.
Documenting the connection of mountain gorillas and the people of Bwindi Impenetrable Park thru the lens of health
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Long article but worth the read.
It's time to accelerate the shift toward a low-carbon future
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Spreading the word about certain people whose work (I believe) deserves a larger audience is one of my favorite things to do! Privately and publicly, I do it constantly. Frankly, it aggravates me to hear people complain about the books and songs that are at the forefront of our society’s consciousness. I agree with their [...]
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    GIS Coordinator, present
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I am a busy wife and working mom of two who loves to train and race in Triathlons. I keep busy with my kids Geocaching and leading a Girl Scout troop. For professional activities I am on the Board for Association for Women Geoscientist and help on the Planning committee for the GIS for Transportation Symposium. Never a dull moment in my life.
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