“Nature” Best Match
Harnessing Nature to Heal
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...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...
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, CityLab...
Five Steps to Mental Wellbeing
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...to see everyone taking action to restore nature – for nature’s sake and for ours.” Healthy Eating Our diet is pinnacle to our mental wellbeing and the way we are...
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 forest...
Art as a Curative Tool
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...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 old...
Supporting Urban Ecosystems
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...hierarchy. Try as we might to pave sidewalks and roads, nature always finds a way to seep through the cracks. Defying Nature Natural disasters such as the 2016 flood in...
Cures for Cabin Fever
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...American settlement and the retreat from itself. Early cabins were built as simple shelters and made westward expansion possible in otherwise inhospitable climates. Cabins allowed people to exist with nature,...
Defining the Cities of Tomorrow: Predictions for 2017
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...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 Global...
A Greener Earth Day (+ Everyday)
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...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 right...