"Deforestation also drives climate change. Forest soils are moist, but without protection from sun-blocking tree cover they quickly dry out. Trees also help perpetuate the water cycle by returning water vapor back into the atmosphere. Removing trees deprives the forest of portions of its canopy, which blocks the sun’s rays during the day and holds in heat at night. This disruption leads to more extreme temperatures swings."
Cookie bowls. Told my daughter about this and as I was talking she interrupted to say, 'And then you put cookies in it!' I said, at the same time, 'And then you put ice cream in it.' Her gasp was priceless. Making these today. :D
Handprint Camel Craft Project – Have the kids learn about desert animals, make the animal with finger paint, and use the animal as the middle of a web. Write interesting facts they've learned about their animal around it.
If we were to exist in a life of pure consciousness and light all of the time, then why as humans would we be given the ego? Planet Earth and human existence is about living in #duality. Without duality or the ego we would never grow or learn from this existence. Having the ego leads to understanding the #true #self more, and by striving towards the true self we release the 'emotions and conditions' we attach with #ego. Through #meditation we learn what we 'hold onto' as our #pain…
The space shuttle Endeavour,fresh from the mission and mounted atop its modified Boeing 747 carrier aircraft, flies over California's Mojave Desert on a three-day trip back to the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Wednesday Dec. By AP Photo/NASA