It’s much easier to see that other people are acting like assholes, but it is much more difficult to recognize our own selfish, thoughtless behaviors. It’s clear that very few people would choose to consciously participate in the killing of the Earth’s biosphere, yet the destruction is ongoing. Everybody participates in this process whether they … Read more Fight your inner asshole
I love spending time in nature, far away from the madness of the city. Whenever I have the time, I go for a long hike and spend an entire day in the company of trees. I walk a lot and I always bring food with me so that I can refill my batteries. I’ve noticed … Read more What food do you take when you go hiking ?
“Believe me, you will find more lessons in the woods than in books. Trees and stones will teach you what you cannot learn from masters.” – Bernard of Clairvaux Preparedness – If you want to have a good experience in the forest, you’ll quickly learn that some planning is always necessary. People like me who … Read more There is so much to learn from a forest
I grew up and lived in big cities and for most of my life I have thought that I’m well adapted to the urban life. As a child I was lucky enough to have parents that would regularly bring me close to nature. Our trips to a forest or a mountain were without … Read more Our disconnect from nature is an understated problem
Psychology has a lot more to do with the protection of the environment than we might think. The denial of the individual In psychology denial is a defense mechanism, that keeps unpleasant realities: actions, impulses, events away from the conscious mind in order to avoid the anxiety associated with them. Our brain decides to deny … Read more Are we denying our way into extinction?
When we think about the atmosphere it’s easy to imagine it as something as a constant feature of our planet. And while there has always been atmosphere on Earth, its composition changed a lot since the birth of our planet. And when the atmosphere changes, all life on Earth follows it. The free oxygen that … Read more Are we stabbing ourselves in the lungs?
One of the main goals of our online community is to work together with other projects and help their message reach a bigger environmentally conscious audience. So many people are creating high quality content and are working hard on important projects, but don’t have the media means to reach the audience that they deserve. I’d … Read more More Trees Less Assholes wants to help you