Olives are being harvested in the fields outside my town these days. We have been having the first rains of the season. The roads are wet and muddy, and the trees are partially shrouded in mist. 939 more words
Tags » Eco-systems
Mike Wilson’s persistent replacement of water sources in the desert for those who may be dying of thirst is part of his affirmation that we are all inextricably connected…the affirmation that our individual well-being cannot be separated from our collective well-being. 1,129 more words
Digital is reshaping many facets of the society as well as businesses and social aspects.
While most of experts agree that digital services bring many benefits, the fragmentation of the different pieces of the digital eco-systems (devices, interfaces, connectivity, IT systems, data, regulations,…) slows down the sustainable development of digitalization. 248 more words
Explore pristine rainforest, littorally!
In Royal National Park, littoral rainforest (often the first type of vegetation destroyed during coastal development) has survived the angry bulldozers that flattened elsewhere during the 19th and 20th centuries. 49 more words
On the face of it, this is just a pretty seaside view of the East Bali coastline. There are gaily painted, local fishing boats drawn up on the beach, surf breaks on an apparent reef just offshore and it all takes place under a beautiful sky. 600 more words
Aquaponics is a sustainable, closed-loop food production system that combines traditional aquaculture (breeding/keeping fish) with hydroponics (growing plants without the use of soil) using an eco-system approach within a symbiotic environment. 1,145 more words