Hiking, similarly to forest bathing, is one of the most amazing ways to both exercise and enjoy the power and beauty of nature. However, whether you’re in an area where it snows practically every day or a region where the temperature significantly drops with the occasional snowfall, cold weather can severely affect both our ability […]
Have you ever though how winter coats are created?
Happy holidays! It’s the season for time for reflection and being with loved ones. And if you are with those you hold dear, you might be in the presence of a Christmas tree. A real tree’s origins are obvious; it was previously part of a forest or a dedicated farm. But how is an artificial […]
It’s a common sight in the months leading up to winter: geese and other birds migrating south. While not all bird species migrate, a sizable amount does, limiting the options bird watchers have during the chilly months. Other species go into what is known as “torpor,” a hibernation-like state that keeps them warm but makes […]