When I first heard about the show I was very excited. Hollywood finally giving climate change the treatment, yay! I really wanted to like it. And I did – to some extent.
Hydroponic gardening is a great way to grow your vegetables, fruits, and herbs under totally controlled conditions. You’ll hear many a naturalist extolling the virtues of growing food and perennials in the earth, under the sun. However, many of their arguments are misguided.
Written by Edward Lewis, 4th year undergraduate studying Ecological Science (Forestry) at the University of Edinburgh. Likes everything and anything to do with woodlands. What do you do? This ubiquitous […]
Written by Sara-Jane Ponting (@SaraJanePonting), a self confessed arachnophile working towards invertebrate conservation and research. Spiders in the news Spiders. The mere mention of these creatures can send many of us […]
This is our 100th post, and since our first what an exciting journey it has been! We have had over 12,000 views from 111 different countries. Most importantly, we have […]
Yesterday I met up with a friend who spent her summer working in the US travelling from one fair and festival to another and selling fast food from kiosks. She […]
It would seem that economies that reduce heavy reliance on the extraction of natural resources and encourage more sustainable industries are justly considered ‘green’. Often, however, the reality of the […]
A story of seed to seed generation from a unique perspective. Initially written by Kasia as a teaching resource in Bruntsfield Primary School, Edinburgh, but could be applied almost anywhere! […]
Each year on April 22 we celebrate Earth Day. We have only one Earth, so let’s cherish it, not only today, but always. Here’s an animated video of Carl Sagan’s […]
The wind starts howling, keeps at it for a few minutes, then dies down. An empty crisp wrapper hurtles along the deserted street. Above me dark clouds are tumbling past, and […]