Thursday, 31 May 2018

What gardening taught me about life

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Today's TED Talk

What gardening taught me about life

06:41 minutes · TED Residency

Gardens are mirrors of our lives, says environmental artist tobacco brown, and we must cultivate them with care to harvest their full beauty. Drawing on her experience bringing natural public art installations to cities around the world, brown reveals what gardening can teach us about creating lives of compassion, connection and grace.

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Playlist of the Day

Talks for when you want to start a garden

Talks for when you want to start a garden

Bring plants inside, outside and to your community with these talks all about the power of gardening and nourishing the nature around us. Watch »

9 talks · Total run time 1:29:16

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Opinions P.M.
The Plum Line
Trump's pardons are nothing but right-wing trolling
A pardon for a rancid figure such as Dinesh D'Souza ought to disgust us all.
Right Turn
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The president is making America weak again.
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Right Turn
Repetitively cutting taxes for the rich isn't the answer
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The Plum Line
Trump's lies about the Russia probe devolve into absurdity
Let's look at the known facts.
Right Turn
Trump keeps incriminating himself with nonstop lies
The special counsel surely has an embarrassment of evidentiary riches.
When it comes to the border, Trump won't make Canada great again
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Right Turn
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In defense of the FBI — and our democracy.
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Or it will be the end of us.
Right Turn
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The WorldPost
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