The development of agriculture profoundly changed mankind’s way of life. Learn about the effects of agriculture on early societies.
Oceans cover 70% of Earth’s surface, and 97% of the world’s water is in the oceans. Learn facts about oceans and some of the critical environmental issues that are of grave concern today.
The rainforests of Indonesia and the Congo Basin are home to a vast number of plants and animals, but due to deforestation and environmental damage, their size is diminishing and many species that live there are endangered. Learning all about Indonesia and Congo basin rainforest is important.
Primary producers are plants and other photosynthetic organisms that can make their own food from inorganic materials and sunlight. Let’s take a look at some of the primary producers that live in the tropical rainforest.
In the food chain, consumers are animals that cannot make their own food like plants do, but must get nourishment from eating other organisms. We will take a look at some of the consumers that live in the temperate rainforest and the different varieties that exist.
Many people dream of moving to the country, but wonder how they can make a profit from it. Here are some ways to earn money while homesteading so that the dream of living close to the land might become a reality.
Is grass fed beef better than organic beef? Learn the nutritional facts about each, and which is the healthiest choice for you.
Learn about some of the endangered species of animals living in the arctic tundra that are being threatened by climate change, overhunting and other factors.
Learn about the location, climate and different species of plants and animals that live in tropical grasslands ecosystems.
Development, pollution and habitat loss are causing an increase in the number of endangered species of salt marshes and a reduction in biodiversity.
SunChips introduced new compostable chip bags, designed to save non-renewable resources and create less waste.
Composting is an excellent way to transform kitchen and yard waste into nourishing humus for garden plants. Learn how to build a compost bin from garbage cans.
The diverse vegetation and rich soil of the deciduous forest provides habitats for a wide range of different animal species.
The biotic factors of the forest ecology are all of the living things that make up the forest ecosystem. Learn what they are and how they interact so create a balance in their environment.