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Rainforests: What’s so Cool About Them?

Rainforests: What’s so Cool About Them?

There are some really cool things about rainforests that you ought to know. It’s not only awe inspiring scenery; forests provide us with two of the essentials for life, oxygen and food. It is also a unique ecosystem of plants, animals, and other living and nonliving things that Mother Nature has perfected through thousands of years of evolution.  

Trees are necessary for our survival on this planet. Trees, like all plants, produce oxygen through the photosynthesis process. Beyond producing oxygen, plants are also primary producers of foods for other living things on this planet. Plants are the base of the food chain and the rest of us are, in many ways, dependent on plants for food, both directly and indirectly.

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Grow a Sustainable Herb Garden Indoors

Grow a Sustainable Herb Garden Indoors

Herbs are great for your health, and also lots of fun to grow, if you grow them yourself. You can start your own herb garden indoors, especially if you have a windowsill that gets plenty of sunshine and air. As the weather gets cooler, it would be a great time to start your own indoor kitchen garden. Herbs are great for a quick salad and also for cooking. You can grow a variety of herbs and vegetables indoors that require minimal care and give you great results.

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