Winter Weather & the Damage it Can Do to Plants As the temperature starts to drop from double figures into single digits, we all know it isn’t too long before winter really takes a hold of the UK. Whilst there’s probably a few people out there who welcome the colder […]
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Photo via NASA Goddard Space Flight Center I like to be prepared when I leave the house for the day. I have a big breakfast,...
Photo via CorpsNewEngland You might have seen floods on television and wondered how water can cause so much damage. ...
In the wake of South Dakota ranchers getting into a tizzy about vegetarian rocker Joan Jett’s planned appearance...
As policymakers around the world feverishly design measures to mitigate the catastrophic effects of long-term global warming, some media representatives stand out for their curious denial of the whole affair. A couple months ago, the Mail on Sunday, an affiliate of British tabloid media conglomerate the Daily Mail, claimed scientists […]Read more ›
“And what would happen if there were no turkey? Would the tradition be broken, or injured? …Or would Thanksgiving be enhanced? Would the choice not to eat turkey be a more active way of celebrating how thankful we feel? Try to imagine the conversation that would take place. This is […]Read more ›
November is “Adopt a Senior Pet” Month, and as anyone who has adopted an older animal can tell you, age is just a number. Furry seniors still have a lot of life—and love—left. Just ask anybody who has met Pepsi or Itchy. Like so many homeless animals, Pepsi lost his […]Read more ›
Human overconsumption and rampant environmental pollution has been the leading cause of many species to become extinct. However, public awareness of these unsustainable issues has come a long way in supporting restoration efforts. One such success story concerns the Olympia oyster, which was once commonly found in the San Francisco […]Read more ›
What stands as the dream tree house of the century, could also be nominated for any number of architectural awards. This tree house in Bali was constructed almost entirely of bamboo. Its rounded and curving shape accentuates the naturist feel that comes from an all bamboo house. More than just […]Read more ›