When hiking through a forest, it’s common to see a fallen tree that is being consumed by a combination of fungus, ants, and decomposition. The circle of life will eventually allow the tree to rot and turn into soil again. Xylophagy is a term used in ecology to describe the habits of an herbivorous animal… Continue reading Humans are apex predators who consume entire habitats, and we have reached peak growth.
Women who don’t want to be mothers
Many women make a conscious decision not to have children. What are the reasons behind their choice – and what reactions does it prompt? The film [m]otherhood investigates these questions and examines the maternal myth inherent in all cultures. Woman and mother – the two words are often used interchangeably. Amid a widespread belief that… Continue reading Women who don’t want to be mothers
Self-Quiz: Should we have children?
Below is a self-survey with a list of questions and considerations to ask before planning to have children. This survey isn’t intended to provoke a specific answer. Such surveys do exist — trying to convince people that having children is horrible or wonderful. There is, of course, no one universal answer for everyone. Most existing… Continue reading Self-Quiz: Should we have children?
Why bring a child into this world? – An inspiring film by Unilever
In the tradition of corporations bringing inspiration and hope to the world, Unilever has launched Project Sunlight. Two videos about the project are below. While this is an encouraging look at the positive role parenting can have in creating a better world, those considering starting a family should seriously consider the financial cost of raising… Continue reading Why bring a child into this world? – An inspiring film by Unilever
Parenthood Television Series – A Show About Parenting – Season 1
Relationships Summary. This page contains videos of Parenthood season 1. Presented here, they are easily browsed and viewed. Topics covered in the show include: challenges of teen parenting drug use single parenting special education needs challenges with school systems and institutionalized impersonalized education systems Videos. Below are the videos for the season 1 of Parenthood… Continue reading Parenthood Television Series – A Show About Parenting – Season 1