Edna » 2am - Oct 21, 2014
Source: TED A forest planted by humans, then left to nature’s own devices, typically takes at least 100 years to mature. But what if we could make the process happen ten times faster? In this short talk, eco-entrepreneur (and TED Fellow) Shubhendu Sharma explains how to create a mini-forest ecosystem anywhere. Related article: Industrial engineer quits job to plant mini-forests everywhere - http://www.treehugger.com/natural-sciences/industrial-engineer-quits-job-plant-mini-forests-everywhere.html "From Van Jones to Majora Carter, TED has brought us some inspiring environmental heroes and important perspectives. But any time a speaker starts talking too much about "new" methodologies or solutions for the pressing environmental problems we face, I try to keep a critical head on my...
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