After two fairly nice melting days our thermometer reads –4!! If I can help it I don’t leave the house when its this cold, my old bones rebel! This weather is encouraging me to try a new soup...
What is Mother Nature Doing?
It appeared to be a mild winter for us in the Pacific Northwest, but then Mother Nature decided to spice things up a bit. The colder, snowier weather has made the roads and sidewalks slick. There have been a large number of auto accidents in the past few days in Portland due mostly to the…
Mother Nature….What The Heck??
In Mother Nature’s cruel and unusual way, as we are enjoying a sunny 73-degree day Tuesday, we have a WINTER STORM WATCH to tell you about. A strong upper level trough of low pressure will track across
Lessons from Mother Nature
As I write this, the East Coast is recovering from the effects of Hurricane Irene, a storm that didn’t quite live up to her advance billing, but that wreaked billions of dollars in damages and clai…
Happy Happy Happy Camouflage Ribbon
Happy Happy Happy Camouflage Ribbon - 2.5'w x 10 yds
What an amazing Artist Mother Nature is..
As Fall get's fully underway... the dew is heavier and the crisp air makes it even more clear... This amazing shot of dew droplets on a te...
What Will Get You Kicked Out of a Casino? : Casino Player Magazine
What if Mother Nature Is on the Ballot in 2020?
Democrats could have a strong issue to run on if the extreme weather persists and President Trump continues to dismiss climate change.
Farming lessons from Mother Nature
By Susan V. FIsk Soil is the foundation of agriculture. When soil is healthy, growers are able to grow nutritious foods with good yields. However, keeping soils healthy from year to year is a challenge Joseph Heckman researches the effects of pasturing on soil health. He’s also looked at the use of tree crops in agriculture. Heckman works with Rutgers University “Mother nature never farms without…
happy happy gift guide
We love finds that bring happiness to our lives so we put together a bright collection of treasures that bring BIG smiles. 1. Keep your favorite
What if Mother Nature gets on the 2020 ballot?
Mother Nature's Pop Science Guide to Apples
The apple is the pomaceous fruit of the apple tree, species Malus domestica in the rose family, and originated in Western Asia. It is one of the most
How to Manage Mother Nature’s Mood Swings
Answer Man: Mother Nature lays ice on thick
Editor’s note: This classic Answer Man column first ran one year ago — Jan. 8, 2018.
Many interior designers gravitate toward grays or whites as a starting point when building a home’s look and feel, but a new trend is emerging. Homeowners...
How to Vermicompost: Mother Nature’s Garden Helper
If you’ve ever wondered how to vermicompost, this is a great resource to learn more about using vermiculture to create a healthy garden.
Soybeans: How Mother Nature Helps Quality and Value
Protein and oil are what your customers demand, so high amounts of those components are what make soybeans more valuable. Here’s a look at how soybean plants produce those components to make …
How Alaska outsmarts Mother Nature in the cloud
After encountering an ice storm in 2010 that left roadways frozen and dangerous for 5 months, the Alaska Department of Transportation acted immediately, installing data collection systems on its fleet vehicles. Azure AI helps the ADOT analyze data, so they're never caught off guard again. Capital Network Solutions,
Why is Toys R Us attacking mother nature?
Toys R Us' latest commercial (youtu.be/q5SXybm6bss) attacks mother nature. Help fight back by getting kids out into nature. #NatureisWinning By Bright...
Biomimicry 101: Mother Nature's Guide To Sustainable Development
The first time I mentioned that I was going to pen a piece on Biomimicry to my colleague Tairat, the expression etched on her faced mirrored her obvious confusion. “Bio–who?” she asked. Biomimicry I finished with a laugh. I understood her exact feelings because prior to a couple of weeks ago I would have had the same look on my face if someone mentioned the word to me. Biomimicry is one of those terminologies that many of us may have had a vague…