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Urban Food Forest at Brown Mill Tackles Food Insecurity

Urban Food Forest at Brown Mill Tackles Food Insecurity

It’s strange to think the land that’s currently home to the Urban Food Forest at Brown Mill in Atlanta was almost a residential development. Previously owned by Willie and Ruby Morgan who ran a farm on the land, it was bought in the mid-2000s for the construction of...

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Instituto Terra Raising Environmental Awareness

Instituto Terra Raising Environmental Awareness

Instituto Terra has emphasized environmental restoration and sustainable rural development since the non-profit was founded in 1998. Lelia Deluiz Wanick Salgado and Sebastiao Salgado kicked off the initiative that would birth Instituto Terra. The farmland belonging to...

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CHI2021 Conference Offering Biodesign Webinar

CHI2021 Conference Offering Biodesign Webinar

The conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (HCI) will be holding a webinar as part of the upcoming ACM CHI conference in May 2021. The workshop, “Speculating on Biodesign in the Future Home,” is part of a series on the future of biodesign in the discipline....

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Diandra Marizet: From Fashion to Environmental Activism

Diandra Marizet: From Fashion to Environmental Activism

Each social, civil and political movement faces a set of oppressive structures it must tear down. For Diandra Marizet and fellow Intersectional Environmentalist team members, this task is their sole purpose. During a recent episode of the Serenbe Stories podcast, a...

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