RSSCategory: Lifestyle & Environment

Shattered Earth: Approaching Extinction

Shattered Earth: Approaching Extinction

Ian Prattis This is my 18th book – the most difficult yet. It is about our broken world – particularly with respect to the impending Extinction brought about by Climate Emergency. The difficulty for me has been the darkness of Extinction despite the pacifying alternative of Impermanence. The testimonials blew me away – here are […]

October 10, 2019 | By More
Climate Change and the Sixth Extinction

Climate Change and the Sixth Extinction

Ian Prattis In the spring of 2019 the UN committee on Biodiversity and Environmental Science issued a startling video with a report over 1,000 pages, which showed that one million of the planet’s species were facing rapid extinction by humans. It projects that, without co-operative global action, major biodiversity losses will continue to 2050 and […]

June 17, 2019 | By More
Greta Thunberg and March 15, 2019

Greta Thunberg and March 15, 2019

Ian Prattis In Sweden 2018, 15 year old Greta Thunberg sat outside the Swedish parliament with her water bottle, books, snacks and a homemade sign “SCHOOL STRIKE FOR CLIMATE.” Every Friday she left her school to do this. She says “No-one was interested, so I had to do it myself.” She was not alone for […]

April 28, 2019 | By More
Our Basic Nature

Our Basic Nature

By Yola Dunne, practitioner in the shamanic and healing arts. We are children of the Earth. Often we have heard these simple words. But what do they mean? In its simplest explanation it means that we are formed by the same elements that form all life on this planet. The basic structures that keep us […]

March 21, 2019 | By More
Dementia researchers are taking care of caregivers

Dementia researchers are taking care of caregivers

January is Alzheimer Awareness Month in Canada. This annual campaign raises awareness of the impact of Alzheimer’s disease, which is the leading cause of dementia. More than 400,000 Canadians aged 65 and older live with dementia. According to the Public Health Agency of Canada, more than 400,000 Canadians aged 65 and older are living with […]

January 25, 2019 | By More