Links that may or may not be related to gardens, food, travel, nature, or heterotopias and liminal spaces but probably are. Sources in parentheses.
article: Return of the Ospreys (Meghan McCarthy McPhaul/Northern Woodlands). They’re monogamous but take entirely separate winter vacations. Hmmm.
short video: Everyone’s Upstairs Neighbors (Above Average/YouTube). An oldie but goodie.
short article: Brainless Tasks (CJ Chilvers). “When you’re burned out, in the 2pm slump, or not in the mood to ‘produce,'” here’s a list of brainless tasks — including sleep!
4-min video: Blooming brains, tulip fields and the Philadelphia Flower Show (Boaz Frankel/Rootbound/YouTube).
47-min audio: In defense of darkness (On Point/NPR). Eighty percent of people on Earth never see the Milky Way due to pollution. “There is something about the night sky that perhaps we don’t realize that we miss it every day. But if we think about it, we want to see these stars. There are so many. … And somehow this connects us to history and to our [forebearers] seeing the same stars …. And there are so many other things with the darkness that we actually need.”