environment

WHAT IS ‘NATURE DEFICIT DISORDER’ (AND CAN IT BE CURED)?

Many kids today are suffering from what Richard Louv calls “nature deficit disorder,” because they spend so little time there. Studies show that a caring connection to nature may predict how we treat each other and the natural world around us. Why Kids Need to Get Outside Researchers at Cornell found that, when children before

Design for Bio-Diversity in Your Home Garden

Our ability to feed ourselves, find water, breathe oxygen, is dependent on a bio-diverse environment. The bio-diversity of our planet is declining at an alarming rate due to habitat loss. Human activity is the main reason behind this loss, which is actually good news, because this puts us in a position to do something about