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10 Quokka Facts: What You Didn’t Know about This Cute Animal

By |2019-09-10T19:54:08+03:00September 10th, 2019|Categories: Animals, Environment & Planet|Tags: , |

The quokka, Setonix brachyurus, the only member of the genus Setonix, is a small animal about the size of a domestic cat. Like other marsupials in the macropod family (such as kangaroos and wallabies), the quokka is herbivorous and mainly nocturnal. Read on to learn more interesting facts about the quokka. The Cute Quokka and 10 Facts about Its Habitat, Diet and More 1. Where do quokkas live? Quokkas are found on some smaller islands off the coast of Western Australia, particularly Rottnest Island, just

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This Man Has Been Planting Trees, Every Day, For 37 Years

By |2019-06-26T20:29:26+03:00April 2nd, 2017|Categories: Environment & Planet, Inspirational|Tags: , , , |

This is an interesting story…a story of an Indian man known as Jadav Payeng who started planting trees at the same place since 1979 to recover what looked like a lost island. By ‘lost’ we are talking about an island whose natural beauty had been destroyed through human activities like farming. However, one man was determined to beat the odds and reverse all these by restoring the ecosystem and the beauty of the island. The man was with the ‘crazy idea’ was Payeng and nothing

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How to Start a Sustainable Community and Why It Is Beneficial

By |2019-04-16T16:35:38+03:00February 19th, 2017|Categories: Environment & Planet, Lifestyle, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , , , , |

The words 'sustainable community' may seem unfamiliar to you. However, they are starting to creep into everyday language. Mindsets are starting to change, and people are starting to understand the idea behind sustainable living. Communities that emphasize shared resources and eating organic products are starting to develop. Sustainable living means a lifestyle change. It is embracing new perceptions and way of life. What are the features of these communities? Do they have benefits? If you have decided that forming such a community is the way to go,

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Top 10 Happiest Countries in the World: What Is Their Secret?

By |2019-06-26T23:20:15+03:00February 9th, 2017|Categories: Environment & Planet, Travel|Tags: , , , , , , |

Which are the happiest countries on Earth? You may be surprised by what really makes people who live in these countries feel happy. You might have read many theories about happiness and its definition. But basically, it can be broken down into two theories; Happy people accept the bad things that happen to them and believe that they will survive no matter what. This behavior could explain why the island countries such as Vanuatu stay profoundly happy places even after great natural disasters. This country

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