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Case Study: An adventure in nature

Client: Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces, Miami, Fla.

Designers: Karen Cheney, landscape architect at Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces

Goal: Create a “play-in-the-woods” experience to reconnect kids to the natural environment… 125 more words

Playgrounds

Tokyo : A city of contrasting beauty

Tokyo is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan, and is both the capital and largest city of Japan. The Greater Tokyo Area is the most populous metropolitan area in the world. 607 more words

World

The Health Benefits of Nature

Research Paper Title

Vis Medicatrix naturae: does nature “minister to the mind”?

Abstract

The healing power of nature, vis medicatrix naturae, has traditionally been defined as an internal healing response designed to restore health. 178 more words

Health & Medical

Way to go France! Je t'aime

France Declares All New Rooftops Must Be Topped With Plants Or Solar Panels

A new law recently passed in France mandates that all new buildings that are built in commercial zones in France must be partially covered in either plants or solar panels.

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Climate Change

Journey To The North - Bishop Auckland

Land of the Prince Bishops…

Bishop Auckland in the northern County of Durham has always sounded to me like a place I should visit because a place with two names always sounds intriguing to me like Kings Lynn, Saffron Waldron and Westwood Ho! 824 more words

History

Day for the Protection of the Natural Environment

“All of creation is renewed by the Holy Spirit, returning to its original state.” (Anavathmoi, First Tone)

“Blessed are you, Lord, who alone daily renew the work of your hands.” (Basil the Great)

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Basics Of The Orthodox Catholic Faith

Let's save 400,000 trees

“The wrongs done to trees, wrongs of every sort, are done in the darkness of ignorance.” – John Muir, The Unpublished Journals of John Muir, (1938) 1,091 more words

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