Finding common ground in the current environmental movement among differing cultural and political beliefs is not so simple.
Spending time in the natural world recharges us on a primal level, and you don't have to take a special trip to return to nature. Parks, green spaces and even vacant lots are all sources of direct contact with the earth.
Protecting biodiversity is a matter of developing healthy relationships between people and the environments they live in.
A plant’s hydraulic system is comparable to a human’s vascular system. Not only that, but plants also possess other similarities to other living species on Earth.
An introduction to the most beautiful animal you’ll never see.
Recognizing beauty as much more than “skin deep” or “in the eye of the beholder.”
A closer look at revolutionary ideas that will shape the future of farming.
The artful construction of the simulated environments in open-world video games can offer experiences that are not feasible with traditional media or even direct contact with nature.
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