If you live in Miami and are looking to get out of the city for a while or if you just arrived in Miami for a few days and would like to spend some time in a great park with all your family? I think that I have the perfect option for you: The Tropical and Botanical Garden of Fairchild.
From now, I will try to share an ecological innovation each week. Today, I would like to talk to you about Rainforest Connection, which is an American start-up fighting against deforestation by detecting chainsaws noises to stop the felling on site. Illegal deforestation is a fact, and it already has destroyed up to 40 % of the Amazonian total surface. What I especially like about their approach is the use of old Smartphones to fill its mission.
I am not very surprised if you do not know about Tilikum’s death, and even if you don’t know who he was at all. However, Tilikum was a star being one of the most famous captive orca worldwide at Seaworld Orlando. This orca lived most of his life in captivity, staying for 25 years at Seaworld, before dying on January 2017 from a pulmonary infection. When I heard about his passing, I felt so sad as I really hoped he could be free one day.
Everybody knows someone who practices yoga as it has become very popular these past years. Everyone has its owns reasons for practicing: Reducing stress, having a physical activity, meditating or simply changing your mind for a while. I will not tell you about yoga history as there are several websites specialized on that topic (you will find a few links at the bottom of this post), but I will share here my own experience through the years and how it has been helping me a lot lately.
Yoga class on the beach this april 1st.
Everybody knows Miami Beach, at least by its name. When you think about this place, the following words might come to your mind: beach, parties & bling bling. These are truthful clichés, but the city also offers great surprises to its visitors. I am sharing my own experience with you after living for 3 years in one of the most famous places worldwide.