Sustainable Fashion

Sustainable Fashion Did you know that the fashion industry accounts for 10% of global emissions (1)? Yep! In fact, the textile industry is the second largest emitter after the fossil fuel industry. Fashion manufacturing releases 1.2 billion tonnes of Co2 annually! (1). What is it about making clothes that causes the fashion industry to produce …

Paradise Found: A Closer Look at the Vanderbilt Greenhouses

It’s hard to miss the current urbanization taking place in Nashville. Music City is currently listed as  the 7th fastest growing city in the nation according to Forbes (1). However, Nashville’s development isn’t the only thing growing this year. The Vanderbilt Greenhouses, located at Stevenson 2715, feature 7 greenhouse rooms containing both sub-tropical and tropical plants, …

Mid-City Nature Fix

Personally, I adore wide open spaces, fresh air, and wildlife. There's no denying that my default state is in the country (native Alabamian here ). However, I find cities incredible cultural hubs that offer many attractions simply unparalleled in country life like quality museums, urban street art, seamless public transport, and exposure to people from …

Podcast

From the Ground up Podcast are here!! Check them out on the new Podcast tab! Here is episode 1! Episode 1: Want to know more about the Milankovitch Cycles? Here's my guide!

Sunny-Side Up

The Future of Solar Renewables in the UK Let's face it environmental science isn't always so bright. At its core lies the ever-increasing reality that much of the natural world is devastated.  However, in response to this devastation major changes in the way we produce energy are taking place. In particular, the optimization of the …