Elephants Escape Nature Reserve and Wander Across China In Search of Better Habitat

June 29, 2021 at 2:40 am




A herd of endangered elephants have left the “reservation” and are wandering city to city looking for a place to call home. Sympathetic Chinese officials are allowing them to trample crops and helping them cross freeways.

3000-Year-Old Olive Tree Still Produces Olives Today

June 26, 2021 at 9:19 pm




The world’s oldest olive tree on the island of Crete is said to produce some of the best olive oil in the world at the ripe old age of 3000

Potato Planter with Door Allows Easy Access to Spuds

June 24, 2021 at 7:17 pm




Take a sneak peek at your potatoes to see if they’re ready before uprooting them with this easy DIY planter box!

 

STUDY: Japanese Knotweed is More Effective Against Lyme Disease than Antibiotics

June 23, 2021 at 10:23 pm




The best defense against Lyme Disease could be the world’s most invasive weed, study finds

Motherly Hummingbird Builds a Home With A Roof to Protect her Chicks

June 23, 2021 at 3:44 pm




This hummingbird mom made the coolest and driest crib on the block.

Closed Prisons Are Being Transformed into Regenerative Community Farms

June 19, 2021 at 2:14 pm




As prisons across the country are closing due to declining incarceration rates, at-risk teens are transforming some of them into organic community farms.

Canadian Grocery Store Grows Its Own Organic Veggies on Rooftop

June 18, 2021 at 12:16 pm




Grocery store takes “local” to the next level, one story above the produce section

“Little Free Seed Libraries” are Sprouting Up to Help Gardeners Share Seeds in Troubled Times

June 16, 2021 at 1:19 pm




Take a packet, leave a packet. Little free libraries now offer seeds to help preserve biodiversity and food security.

Appalachian “Apple Hunter” Finds and Rescues 1200 Lost Varieties

June 12, 2021 at 12:31 pm




80-year-old man searches high and low for nearly extinct heirloom apple trees – many the last of their kind – and reintroduces them to the world

Why People Are Paying $20 a Gallon for “Living” Spring Water

June 9, 2021 at 8:55 pm




People are breaking the bank for one of the rarest liquids left on Earth – pure, unadulterated spring water. Here’s how you can get it for free:‌