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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