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The habitat of home

The habitat of home

A new book by a noted insect researcher outlines how a collective effort among property owners could help restore ecological health

The Maine Trust Project: Maureen Hassett

The Maine Trust Project: Maureen Hassett

After fighting to keep her boat-building business afloat during the Great Recession, Maureen Hassett learned about financial sustainability and bouncing back. Now, she is better equipped to face today’s coronavirus-related economic hardships. “Sometimes you’re crying. Sometimes you’re stomping your feet. Sometimes you’re quitting, (then) you’re coming back,” she said.

Defining how our brains help us trust

Defining how our brains help us trust

The experiences our brains have of the world — from the womb through early childhood — and our interactions with caregivers shape the patterns our minds build to figure out who and what can be trusted.

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