Sketched up this drawing yesterday… Researching it, I wonder why it is so often the young that have to change the ways of the adults, and the kids that take action to stop their parents from ruining our planet
The idea that is starting to spread is to put nets on cars that volunteers drive around on a special route on certain times. Collecting samples of the insects there and counting and documenting what they have found
No doubt I'm skeptical about how phones and technology are changing our lives both indoors and on the trails. But once in a while I see it can also do good
The expert were explaining how the important work of ringing birds and collecting data about bird migration and behavior was coordinated all over the world and my thoughts went back to Ertholmene... where I used to stay together with the bird-people
Watching kids walk everywhere and point their phones around caching Pokemon Go virtual creatures I was just one of many wondering... couldn't this be used in ways to document biodiversity and wildlife... I sketched up my idea and explained it on a Citizen Science conference and a guy said: "it exist... several ones I think" The most well-known one is called "Seek"
Challenges from pollution, to habitat loss, to hunger, to climate change might have at least one thing in common - Those closest to them can play essential roles in solving them
Farming machines today comes in a new scale and with added artificial intelligence - Maybe even with new kind of needs?
Some believe that trees are not only able to communicate through their roots but also connect, think and feel like a giant natural, ancient Earth creature
Logbook 15 March - The worse and more extreme the weather becomes... The more people wants to stay in their cars
Creating networks and open innovation along the coastline is key to find ways to support the thrive of local communities and biodiversity, and help us all face local and global challenges like sea level rise and pollution
It is more difficult to create circular reality - than to talk about it. But we slowly starting to find ways to do circular economy
Can we find alternatives to single use plastic - even grow our future packaging in wood or other biodegradable materials?
Maybe it is possible to talk about junk and good plastic, like we talk about junk food and good food.
Much of the plastic in the oceans enter from the rivers but it can be stopped if we work hard to innovate new ways to do it