2018-11-29T08:00:00Z The Burren is one of those rare and magical places where geology, glacial history, botany, zoology and millennia of cultural history have converged to create a unique landscape of extraordinary natural history interest. It is without equal to any other area in Ireland or Britain.
To the unsuspecting tourist, much of the landscape of the Burren looks bleak...[Read More]
2018-06-17T07:00:00Z The Blue RIdge Mountains of North Carolina contain the highest peaks in the Eastern United States. The region covers an area of about 11,000 square miles, and is roughly the size of the en tire state of Massachusetts. Of all the regions of Tarheel State, they are by and far my favorite and I would rather travel nowhere else on this planet.
2019-04-16T07:00:00Z Sow the seeds of science and wonder and inspire the next generation of Earth stewards
The world needs young people to grow into strong, scientifically literate, environmental stewards. Learning gardens are great places to build this knowledge, yet until now there has been a lack of a multi-grade curriculum for school-wide teaching aimed at fostering a co...[Read More]
2016-01-04T08:00:00Z The disconnection between humans and nature is perhaps one of the most fundamental problems faced by our species today. The schism between us and the natural world is arguably the root cause of most of the environmental catastrophes unraveling around us. However, until we come to terms with the depths of our alienation, we will continue to fail to understand that wh...[Read More]
2018-11-19T08:00:00Z This is a guide to finding tree-roosts. It is the result of the collaborative efforts of professional surveyors and amateur naturalists across Europe as part of the Bat Tree Habitat Key project, and represents a combination of firsts:
It is the first time legislation and planning policy have been reviewed and put to practical use to define an analysis fra...[Read More]
2019-04-02T07:00:00Z Why spend countless hours indoors in front of screens when being in nature feels so good? In learning why and how to nurture our emotional connection with nature, we can also regenerate the ecosystems on which we depend for our survival.
Renewal explores the science behind why being in nature makes us feel alive and helps us thrive. Using personal experi...[Read More]
2014-11-21T08:00:00Z »Tausche Süßigkeiten gegen Bodyguard«
Ohne Symbiosen gäbe es weder Pflanzen noch Tiere und Menschen. Ohne Symbiose gäbe es kein Leben. Symbiosen finden sich in den Tiefen des Pazifik ebenso wie in unserer eigenen Darmflora. Charles Darwin hat die Konkurrenz als treibendes Prinzip der Entwicklung des Lebens eingeschätzt. Aber die Kraft der Kooperation spie...[Read More]
2015-08-30T22:11:19Z Este libro está pensado y diseñado para el estudiante autodidacta que necesita una orientación para estimular su inquietud de aprender. Parte del principio de la motivación personal del estudiante así como de la educación liberadora que les permite a las personas construir su propio conocimiento. Esto es particularmente importante en la época actual, en la que los c...[Read More]