A World Environment Day Lowdown

Did you know that every year people gather to celebrate World Environment Day? And that it has been going on since 1974 when it was first carried out in Spokane in the United States? But what is World Environment Day…

The Life And Times Of Lynn Margulis

Lynn Margulis was one of biology’s most colorful and accomplished individuals. She was one of the earliest proponents of the Gaia hypothesis and a trailblazer in Molecular biology. She attend the University of Chicago Laboratory Schools when she turned 15…

A Sustainable Glossary of Terms For 2022

Active Transport The term active transport refers to the art of going from one place to another under your own steam. It encompasses activities such as walking, running, cycling, skating, scooting, skateboarding, etc. Biodegradable Something is biodegradable if it will…

Guide to Micro-Dosing For The Apocalypse

We start with a warning that we do not condone breaking the law. We intend this to be an explanation as to what micro-dosing is rather than an instruction to go ahead and do it yourself. We urge you to…

Can You Freeze Mason Jars?

If you have mason jars lying around at home (and who doesn’t?), you’re probably wondering if you can fill them with stuff and put them in the freezer?  Well, the answer is reasonably straightforward according to the experts that we…

The Nature of Nature: Why We Need The Wild

We’re always told that we need health insurance and it may be that the act of protecting nature is the best health insurance of them all. That’s the case that Enric Sala makes in The Nature of Nature and he…