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Fall Equinox

September 22, 2021, marks the Fall or autumn Equinox in the Northern Hemisphere.   The Equinox is Latin for "equal nights" and occur twice a year, Spring & Fall, usually around the third week of the months of March & September.  It is the when the center of the sun shines on the equator making day and night lengths everywhere on earth nearly equal.  The sun crosses the equator from north to south on the Fall Equinox (opposite in the Spring)  In the  Northern hemisphere, this marks to the first day of fall,  In the southern hemisphere it is the beginning of spring. Wherever you are In the world, it’s the beginning of a new season.  Use this time to reset...

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Bali says bye-bye to single-use plastic bags, straws, and polystyrene

Bali government announced the ban on all single-use plastic bags, straws, and polystyrene becoming the first province in Indonesia to do so. This result was only possible thanks to a group of students at Green School that created the project Bye Bye Plastic Bags. Inspired by their teacher, Isabel and Melati have been leading a youth movement to rid Bali of single-use plastic bags.

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Why Buy Bamboo Sunglasses, Watches, Apparel, or Anything for That Matter?

For gifts, for personal use, to add a unique aesthetic to your look - the list of all different reasons why you should buy bamboo products can be long, but there are more to say about its positive impact on the environment that will also make you look nice. Though bamboo sunglasses and watches do make great gifts, when you are gift giving you may want to be able to tell the receiver some of the benefits of the product you chose.

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