Category: Nature

Health Benefits of the Thatch Screwpine Fruit

These fascinating trees are easy to spot in Hawaii, often growing along salty coastlines and these trees have a solid place in Polynesian culture. They are adaptogenic and can be used for low energy, sluggish digestion, hangovers, etc. The medicine of this tree is said to strengthen mind and spirit. Common names include Thatch Screwpine, Hala (Hawaiian), Bacua (Spanish), and… Read more →


Little Snoring Hummingbird

Snoring Hummingbird in Peru. Don`t forget to check out pictures added below with some facts about this bird from Trochilidae family. Their English name derives from the characteristic hum made by their rapid wing beats. They are among the smallest of birds, most species measuring in the 7.5–13 cm (3–5 in) range. They are the only group of birds able… Read more →


Paul Stamets, Bioremediation And Medicinal Mushrooms

Paul Stamets is an American mycologist, author, accomplished martial arts athlete, holding a black belt in Taekwondo and also in Hwa Rang Do. He is also advocate of bioremediation and medicinal mushrooms. Stamets runs Fungi Perfecti, a family-owned company that sells mushroom cultivation kits and supplies. Paul Stamets has made cardboard packaging that can be planted and will grow into… Read more →