“Nature” Best Match
Harnessing Nature to Heal
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...play and heal, the benefits of biophilia can be harnessed nature to promote wellbeing. Edward Wilson, a Harvard, PhD, Biologist, first used the term in 1993 in his book –...
The Many Health Benefits of Urban Nature
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...Doctor’s are becoming more aware of the health benefits of urban nature, some are even prescribing time in green spaces for patients. We’ve written about this before, and now,...
Five Steps to Mental Wellbeing
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...to ensure a healthy mental state. Five simple steps that can make a big difference include: exercise, connections to nature, healthy eating, creativity, and learning. Many of these steps require...
The Disruptive Nature of Automated Mobility as a Service
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In response to social, demographic and technological changes, the car industry is working around the clock to develop self-driving cars. As companies like Google and Tesla continue to...
A Forest Walk from Coast to Coast
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...England recently introduced a new federal megaproject: replanting a 50 million tree coast to coast forest over the next 25 years to bring nature back to Northern England. The...
Art as a Curative Tool
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...singular, characteristics to feature in creating positive outcomes and enhancing wellbeing is the natural environment. The idea “that contact with nature is somehow good or beneficial for people is an...
Inside Out: Designing Offices in the Great Outdoors
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...is there also room to blur nature and workspaces? TreeXOffice at the London Festival of Architecture is aiming to just that. Read more about the office of the future....
Defining the Cities of Tomorrow: Predictions for 2017
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...the future.” Looking to nature as a model, measure, and mentor, biomimicry practitioners take lessons from the natural world, applying them to human technology and design. In 2017, the Bioimimicry...
A Greener Earth Day (+ Everyday)
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...land in the process. Access to nature and healthy food is an important basis for any healthy city. Getting more involved in the process is an important step in the...
Jographies: Urban Infrastructure to Encourage Running
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...to day life, and be closer to nature. Current running route issues include: traffic volume and speed, footway width, lighting, trip hazards and the ‘obstacle courses’ often created by street...