Autumn brings into sharper focus that nature wastes nothing and the laws of thermodynamics. A fallen tree: Surface for epiphytesSubstrate for fungiFood for bacteriaHabitat for invertebrates Matter and energy. Life cycles. Upcycling. Recycling. Reuse. Circular economy. Nothing new… Read More
Appreciation, food, Learning, Natural succession, nature, Really Seeing, Waste
abundance, bacteria, cycling, fungi, habitat, life cycle, physics, recycling, reuse, Society, STUFF, upcycling
New life! We’ll before oaks shed their last leaves, acorns are preparing the next generation. A lesson in sustainability to all of us from the scale of families and education, organisations and businesses to political parties and government.
Education, Learning, nature, Society, Sustainability
life cycle, oak, plants, politics, role model, seeds, trees
This spring, I saw the first oil beetles in mid April. I’m coming back to them today, because I’ve witnessed something I’d call, forgive the anthropomorphism, a bit of ‘poetic justice’. When the tiny larvae of oil beetles… Read More