Bioworkz: Artist uses mandalas and sacred geometry to tell the stories of animals he draws

Some people meditate and for artist Ben Kwok, he draws. The Southern California based graphic artist and illustrator, known as Bioworkz, creates intricately detailed drawings of animals, mandalas, sacred geometry and complex patterns.  Ben Kwok’s eye-catching designs are striking, and each animal drawing, ornately decorated with various patterns inspired by mandalas and sacred geometry, invokes that very animal being and tells their own story. To … Continue reading Bioworkz: Artist uses mandalas and sacred geometry to tell the stories of animals he draws

Tune of the Day for Sunday 20 June 2021: Anyone Can Move A Mountain by Marlena Shaw — Feline Basslines

Marlena Shaw’s Anyone Can Move A Mountain is a message today about believing in your self. Believing in yourself is what enables you to make things happen in your life. So if there are any self-sabotaging beliefs that you are fronting, that aren’t a reflection of your intuition, trust that you can discard them from… Tune of the Day for Sunday 20 June 2021: Anyone Can … Continue reading Tune of the Day for Sunday 20 June 2021: Anyone Can Move A Mountain by Marlena Shaw — Feline Basslines

Promoting Sustainable Gastronomy — ecogreenlove

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the UN General Assembly work to facilitate the observance of Sustainable Gastronomy Day, in collaboration with Member States, UN organizations and other international and regional bodies, as well as civil society, to observe the Day in raising public awareness of its contribution to sustainable development. Promoting Sustainable Gastronomy — ecogreenlove Continue reading Promoting Sustainable Gastronomy — ecogreenlove

Austrian solar farm deploys sheep to assist with rewilding efforts and to mow grass

An Austrian solar farm has deployed sheep to assist with rewilding efforts and to mow the grass around the panels. The Vienna-based Schafflerhofstrasse PV plant has brought in 90 sheep to trim the 12-hectares of grass around the solar panels. The solar panels, whose electrical components are installed in a sheep-safe manner, are higher off the ground than normal enabling the panels to also serve as shelter … Continue reading Austrian solar farm deploys sheep to assist with rewilding efforts and to mow grass

Tune of the Day for Saturday 19 June 2021: Always Forward by Fred P — Feline Basslines

Life is in constant motion and we are always moving forward. Fred P’s Always Forward is a message today that you are likely making inroads in a specific area of your life where you once felt especially stuck Rest assured that while you diligently work on this particular aspect of your life, the energy of… Tune of the Day for Saturday 19 June 2021: Always Forward … Continue reading Tune of the Day for Saturday 19 June 2021: Always Forward by Fred P — Feline Basslines

Stones of Inverness — Scotland’s Nature

Stones with special names and stories – in and around the Highland capital – are among the treasures highlighted in a new book published by NatureScot. Leugh ann an Gàidhlig As the author of the recently published ‘Place-Names of Inverness and Surrounding Area’, I admit to finding it difficult to identify the most interesting or remarkable […] Stones of Inverness — Scotland’s Nature Continue reading Stones of Inverness — Scotland’s Nature

Make Music Day: Free celebration of music around the world on the longest day of the year

Make Music Day is a free celebration of music around the world which takes place annually on 21 June, also in honour of the Summer Solstice. Completely different from a traditional music festival, Make Music Day is open to anyone who wants to take part. Make Music Day is a free and open invitation for everyone to make, enjoy, perform, teach, learn and experience the joy of making music on … Continue reading Make Music Day: Free celebration of music around the world on the longest day of the year

Tune of the Day for Friday 18 June 2021: Free of Debris (Folamour Remix) by Morcheeba —

Morcheeba’s Free of Debris is a message today about cleaning up or continuing with the clean up of everything that interferes with your ability to maintain the connection to your intuition – beliefs, belief systems, thoughts, feelings, etc. Be aware of what they create in your own life and the world around you, and set… Tune of the Day for Friday 18 June 2021: Free of … Continue reading Tune of the Day for Friday 18 June 2021: Free of Debris (Folamour Remix) by Morcheeba —

Ugandan textile company turning banana waste into fibre for use in rugs, lampshades and more

Handwoven textile company TexFad are transforming banana waste in Uganda into a tough fibre that can be woven into rugs, place mats, lampshades, and hair extensions. Uganda is one of the world’s largest banana producer and a world leader in banana consumption. After the harvest, banana stems are usually discarded as waste. TexFad has developed technologies for banana fibre extraction and application into production of high quality … Continue reading Ugandan textile company turning banana waste into fibre for use in rugs, lampshades and more