Trees Have a “Heartbeat,” Scientists Discover

April 29, 2018 at 1:22 pm





‍‌Researchers discover trees have a “heartbeat,” it’s just so slow we’ve never noticed before

10 Best Companies for Non-GMO Heirloom Seeds

April 28, 2018 at 12:39 pm




Steer clear of Monsanto’s GMO seeds and support companies doing the most good for the planet

If you buy seeds that aren’t organic, open pollinated or heirlooms, you are most likely buying from a company owned Monsanto called Seminis.

Study: Microplastics Found in 90 Percent of Bottled Water

April 27, 2018 at 1:56 am




Bottled water contains twice as many microplastics as tap water, new study finds

Why You Should Plant Flowers in Your Vegetable Garden

April 25, 2018 at 8:46 pm




Flowers attract beneficial insects and birds, which control pests and pollinate crops.

Open the Windows! Fresh Air Makes You Smarter

April 22, 2018 at 4:02 pm




Harvard study finds doubling the amount of outdoor air in office buildings doubles workers’ cognitive test scores


Ever have a hard time concentrating, focusing or being productive at the office? A recent Harvard study suggests it could be because you’re not getting enough fresh air.

Hawks More Effective than Poison for Rodent Control, Study Finds

April 21, 2018 at 4:02 pm





Rat poison kills large mammals, including endangered species. Study finds hawks are more effective and environmentally friendly.

“Wildcraft” Board Game Teaches Kids about Wild Edibles

April 19, 2018 at 6:53 pm




Cooperative, eco-friendly board game teaches children to identify edible and medicinal herbs.

 

Wildcraft gets the video game generation out into the great outdoors, while helping children identify edible and medicinal herbs.

STUDY: Bathroom Hand Dryers Blow Poop Particles All Over You

April 19, 2018 at 12:23 pm




Flushing toilets without lids sends fecal particles whizzing through the air, where they are sucked up by dryers, warmed, and then spit out again on your hands

“Grey Ghost” Caribou Effectively Extinct, Down to Three Females

April 18, 2018 at 11:44 pm




The cross-border mountain caribou is now effectively extinct after an aerial count found only three survived the winter, all of them female.

10 Reasons to Let Your Son Make His Own Decision About Circumcision

April 17, 2018 at 10:52 pm




The real reason circumcision is done to babies is because almost no adult man in his right mind would agree to it.