Issue 313 • March/April 2019

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Join The Circle For a Regenerative Future

Regeneration is about nourishing not only the land, but also people


Laying Out Our Relationship With Nature Post Brexit •

Environmental considerations should be integrated into all areas of policy

Breaking Up With Plastic: A Ghost Gear Story •

The sheer scale of plastic pollution in the oceans in inspiring divers to take action

Concerns Mount Over the Roll-out of 5G

Reporting on key concerns about the new generation of mobile connectivity

News from Resurgence

Updates from The Resurgence Trust

News From the Grass Roots •

A round up of environmental news from around the world


The Circular Economy •

Introducing a special investigation in the circular economy

From Theory to Practical Reality • &

Finland is pioneering economic and social developments towards a circular economy

Mapping A Circular Route

London Waste and Recycling Board is helping to build a circular economy

Case Studies in Circular Economy •

Companies are finding new ways to implement circular economies in practice

Emulating the Circle of Life

We need to rethink 'efficiency' in our food system


Regenerative Economics for a Sustainable World •

As climate breakdown accelerates, we must learn from Nature's example


Restoration Narrative: The Story of Our Time •

An interview with George Monbiot

Turning the Tide of Public Opinion

Why do some environmental issues appeal more than others?

Regeneration of Lives and the Land •

An organic sanctuary in the foothills of the Cairngorms

Until Doomsday in the Afternoon •

Seeing the world through the eyes of a young Scottish traveller

Humanising the 'Machinery' of Care &

Outlining ways in which health-care staff can be more open to spontaneity

Ethical Living

Breath of Life •

Caring for a hedgehog in distress

The Road is Your Footsteps •

Experiencing the transience of time on a morning walk

Resting in Peace with Nature

Reporting on the growing movement for natural burials

Let's Talk About Death •

Pop-up cafes are providing space to talk about a modern taboo

Protest, Apples and a Toilet •

Contemplating the end of the world

Positive Energy •

A football team gives hope for the future

Elegant Simplicity

Our age of excess is destroying us, but there is a simple solution

The Arts

Drawing From the Wellspring •

Photographer Susan Derges talks about our relationship with water

From Little Acorns

Sharing a deep admiration for oak trees

How I Fell into the Ocean •

The inspiration behind the debut novel The Oyster Thief


Poetry - At The Edge of Technological Breakdown •

A lyrical gift confronts apocalypse in Lynne Wycherley's latest volume of poetry

Letters to the Editors

A selection of letters to our editors


Material World

Review of The Golden Thread: How Fabric Changed History

The Medium is the Message

Review of Climate Justice: Hope, Resilience, and the Fight for a Sustainable Future

Roots of Love

Review of Mesquite: An Arboreal Love Affair

Firing the Imagination

Review of The Children's Fire: Heart Songs of a People

Animals Who Act Like Gods

Review of The Book of Humans: The Story of How We Became Us

We Are Ecosystems

Review of Symbiotic Earth: How Lynn Margulis Rocked the Boat and Started a Scientific Revolution

Connecting Words

Review of England: Poems from a School

Web Exclusives

Article - The Restorative Power of Laughter

Overcoming fear with a special form of yoga

Article - From Burn Out to Creative Renewal

Finding balance through the practice of qi qong

Review - Seeing Nature in a New Light

Review of How to See Nature

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