Mother Tree

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This film explains the sophisticated, underground, fungal network trees use to communicate and even share nutrients.  Thanks to the Parallel Community for the link.  

Recycling, Cairo style

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From The Guardian The Zabaleen are a Christian community who migrated from Upper Egypt to the outskirts of Cairo in the 1940s.  Extremely poor, they earned a living as the city’s ragpickers before turning to recycling in the early 1980’s.  … Continued