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The climate solution may be as simple as changing the way we eat

A Climate Solution? There can be no doubt that, along with the obvious culprits of industry and transportation, the way we eat is one of the major driving forces behind the sweeping and catastrophic shift in climate for our species is responsible. Perhaps, then, a change in these culinary habits might go a long way in aiding any hope we have of preventing further harm. By David Lewis The ripple effects of climate change are being felt across the planet.  We see the symptoms of an ever warming world almost every day, as the warning signs of shifting weather patterns surround … Read more

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Urban Composting: A Complete Guide

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A Gardening Guide: How to Make Compost at Home

The benefits of making compost are many: from becoming a more sustainable household by recycling kitchen and paper scraps, to building soil health by adding essential nutrients.

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Community Urban Gardens in Santiago, Chile

Recently, the value of community gardens has become multifaceted and unique, from providing fresh food for neighbors to rejuvenating and sustaining the environment.

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A Sustainable Guide to Edinburgh

Scotland’s capital city has romantic appeal, defined by its gothic architecture and a skyline littered with spires that have inspired reams of poetry.

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Top 10 Reasons to Grow Your Own Organic Food

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Turn Your Balcony into an Edible Garden

The possibilities for innovative growing are endless. With perseverance, you could soon be reaping the benefits of a healthy, edible balcony garden.

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Reducing Snack Packaging

The best way we can address the issue of plastic waste is to add our voices to the clamor pushing for systemic change. But what can we also do at home?