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The Grass is Greener on the Other Side

Kwan Hui Lim, Kate E. Lee, Dave Kendal, Lida Rashidi, Elham Naghizade, Stephan Winter, Maria Vasardani
2018 Companion of the The Web Conference 2018 on The Web Conference 2018 - WWW '18  
Using this methodology, we perform an empirical study on the effects of green spaces on user sentiments and emotions in Melbourne, Australia and our main findings are: (i) tweets in green spaces evoke  ...  In contrast to earlier works, we utilize a non-intrusive methodology to understand green space effects at large-scale and in greater detail, via digital traces left by Twitter users.  ...  This work is partly supported by the Melbourne Networked Society Institute and the Clean Air and Urban Landscape hub of the National Environmental Science Program.  ... 
doi:10.1145/3184558.3186337 dblp:conf/www/LimLKRN0V18 fatcat:emmm4kbfhfabzgpyklvbtfrorq

"The grass is always greener on the other side": Access to environmental assessment documents in Germany in international comparison

Lisa Friederike Odparlik, Technische Universität Berlin, Technische Universität Berlin, Johann Köppel, Clare Ryan
2017
Information in this context is liberating and education is the premise of progress in every society.  ...  Discussions about the why, when, and how to integrate participation in the planning process of projects, plans and programs have dominated the debate regarding fair and effective participation.  ...  Acknowledgements V Acknowledgements The making of this PhD would not have been possible without the assistance and support of various people.  ... 
doi:10.14279/depositonce-5705 fatcat:6zausesi3bdoxbcco5rueqiqoa

Snapshot of the Use of Urban Green Spaces in Mexico City during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Qualitative Study

Carolina Mayen Huerta, Gianluca Cafagna
2021 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health  
The present qualitative research explores the factors that have influenced the use of urban green spaces (UGS) in Mexico City during the COVID-19 pandemic and the implications of their usage on residents  ...  Overall, the results suggest that UGS use has served as a coping mechanism to decrease the effects of stress and isolation caused by the pandemic, increasing users' physical and mental well-being.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijerph18084304 pmid:33919654 fatcat:erakwseegbaffpxnwc5tssh6xe

COVID-19 Challenges for Pakistan

Farah Naz
2020 NUST journal of social sciences and humanities  
Acknowledgement The author is grateful to Dr. Ather Maqsood Ahmed and Dr. Hammad Mushtaq (S 3 H NUST) for their valuable comments on the earlier draft of the chapter.  ...  Muhammad Makki (Assistant Professor, Centre for International Peace and Stability, NUST) for his critical feedback on the current chapter.  ...  A user can follow any other user on Twitter by subscribing to the user's postings. It means that every time a user posts a message, the follower receives it in his or her Twitter account.  ... 
doi:10.51732/s3hbooks fatcat:yhgohgfua5ad3arkaqx2smkm7u

Fragments in Connection and Algorithmic Rule: Encoding the Urban Image in Motion

Christiane Wagner
2022 Zenodo  
The focus is the culture in its transformation related to urban visual and digital aspects based on the theories of perception and aesthetics about urban assemblages.  ...  Therefore, media presence is discussed based on the algorithmic rule, which directs society towards a significant paradigm change concerning new spaces and times for concrete experiences.  ...  to Deliver Societal and Planetary Wellbeing, known as Liveable Cities) and EP/R017727 (UKCRIC Coordination Node), which is advancing the methodologies discussed in this paper.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6503017 fatcat:iwebxttjgbcc5joe7bsmcmbcfe

The construction of 'Nature' in the virtual worldSecond Life

Joseph S. Clark
2015 Environmental Education Research  
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS My doctoral advisor Andy Opel green-lit the genesis of this project in 2007 while I was taking his class in Media and the Environment.  ...  A charmed circle of warm, friendly, funny, and smart graduate students shared the journey with me and accepted this mid-lifer as one of their own. Faculty in FSU'  ...  side effects might be.  ... 
doi:10.1080/13504622.2015.1118754 fatcat:ohecewoajrgrfoc5lai23afbn4

Meandering and Riversphere: The Potential of Paradox

2018 Open Rivers  
It is one of the largest non-accessible spaces in a sprawling city, where one-third of the green space is located on traffic medians or freeways. 68 Labyrint similarly commented that a growing trend  ...  In effect, artists understand their role in helping the city design the future of the River.  ... 
doi:10.24926/2471190x.4832 fatcat:2okj2hby6nhpbjktnzvmwgv4sm

Strong libraries, strong societies

Sinikka Sipilä
2015 El Profesional de la Informacion  
A last word, school libraries take some load off public libraries by producing users of libraries who are information literate (Hart, 2004) and who will be able to use public libraries effectively.  ...  It is therefore very important that school libraries are given the lift and attention that they need.  ...  One of the TLSB's agenda, as per its strategic plan, is to take the public library to the grass-roots; where it is needed most.  ... 
doi:10.3145/epi.2015.mar.02 fatcat:2awcbetjwvc2hmsgo3fvw522oa

A new method to generate a high-resolution global distribution map of lake chlorophyll

Michael J. Sayers, Amanda G. Grimm, Robert A. Shuchman, Andrew M. Deines, David B. Bunnell, Zachary B. Raymer, Mark W. Rogers, Whitney Woelmer, David H. Bennion, Colin N. Brooks, Matthew A. Whitley, David M. Warner (+1 others)
2015 International Journal of Remote Sensing  
A new method to generate a high-resolution global distribution map of lake chlorophyll.  ...  The combined effects of NAO, ENSO, AMO, and PDO on lake ice provide high predictability skills.  ...  WANG, J. 1 and BAI, X. 2 This research investigates the relationship of the Great Lakes ice cover with not only the NAO and ENSO on internnual time scales, but also with AMO and PDO on decadal time  ... 
doi:10.1080/01431161.2015.1029099 fatcat:5uugnnzklrgtlam6gfq7gwlxsy

Using Multitemporal Imagery to Improve Mapping and Inventory of Forested Roads in Michigan's Upper Peninsula

David M. Banach, Colin N. Brooks, Mark A. Fedora
2016 Transportation Research Record  
The combined effects of NAO, ENSO, AMO, and PDO on lake ice provide high predictability skills.  ...  WANG, J. 1 and BAI, X. 2 This research investigates the relationship of the Great Lakes ice cover with not only the NAO and ENSO on internnual time scales, but also with AMO and PDO on decadal time  ...  Online posts and Twitter feeds are automatically assessed for sentiment and summarized, providing the general mood towards the user-defined input.  ... 
doi:10.3141/2580-07 fatcat:hvnrxsqcwzgbjiogbyo6ltfcry

Sustainable Development for Society, Industrial Development, Material, Energy and Environment: Key Issues, Opportunities and Challenges [article]

Santosh P Mane, Dr. Praveen G. Saptarshi, Dr. B. M. Bhanje, Prof. Dr. S. D. Shinde, Dr. F. M. Nadaf, Dr. H. B. Tipe, Dr. Sandeep Rout, Dr. Muhammad Yasir, Dr. Babalola Ayodele Samuel, N. Dr. Kavitha G.
2022 Zenodo  
., (2009) On energetic particles in space.Actaphysicaslovaca 59,537-652 [5]. Simpson, J. (1983) .  ...  Elemental and isotopic composition of galactic cosmic rays, annual reviews of nuclear and particle science, 33, 323-381. [6]. Carl D. Anderson  ...  Introduction: "Green", the word which is extensively used now a days. The "Sustainable development" and "Green" are the two sides of the same coin.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6774780 fatcat:v4i7hj42yncpliuihffgdwofby

Energy Partisanship

Hari M. Osofsky, Jacqueline Peel
2014 Social Science Research Network  
Whether the topic is the Paris Agreement on climate change, greenhouse gas emissions from power plants, the Keystone XL pipeline, hydraulic fracturing, offshore drilling, or renewable energy, much of the  ...  Structurally, it proposes a shift to arenas that are less gridlocked by energy partisanship than the legislative branch of the federal government, such as other branches of the federal government, state  ...  the severity of its effects have opened up space for discussions of law reform that would be too hard at other times.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2523911 fatcat:kpjhhlb6d5dcnb4oodtpxzpeuq

POLITICAL DELIBERATION, BROKERAGE, DIFFUSION, AND CONNECTIVE ACTION ON @QUEERAPPALACHIA

Rachel Barton
2020
To better understand what @queerappalachia is and how it is being used, I have created a multidimensional network of the page, mapping how users interact with posts, hashtags, and each other.  ...  Promising users a feed filled with "community.content.culture," @queerappalachia serves as a digital hub for anyone interested in queer perspectives on Appalachian politics and culture, regardless of their  ...  I saw my own journey reflected in Participant Five's account of moving away and realizing that the grass is not always greener elsewhere.  ... 
doi:10.25394/pgs.12743264.v1 fatcat:fd3aogwm4jdwzgv3e73myz5qpi

Indian Ethos, Ethics and Management

Seema S. Singha, Subhadeep Mukherjee
2021 Adhyatma: Journal of Management, Spirituality, and Human Values  
Concentrating in ethical compliances and setting benchmark in quality is what will always ensure the progress of health care service providers.  ...  Complying with the laws and regulations the hospitals should have a very glass glow information system and should reach to customers' queries.  ...  One verse in Rig-Veda explained that, "the sky is like father, the earth like mother and the space as their son.  ... 
doi:10.52416/eureka.2020.1.1.p01-614 fatcat:2psopsiwmbec3lw4iq567tn2re

Culture and Relationality in Owerri [chapter]

Paula Uimonen
2020 Invoking Flora Nwapa: Nigerian women writers, femininity and spirituality in world literature  
A novel is a work of art, and the artist  ...  Acknowledgements We must acknowledge the veracity of the insider novelist's insight.  ...  She is active on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn and blogs.  ... 
doi:10.16993/bbe.f fatcat:dau45327wrgejpszpajeowgpey
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