|The Italian Renaissance garden inspired by one at Padua from 1645 (Margot Adler/NPR)|
New York Botanical Garden (nybg.org), a recreation of a 16th-century medicinal garden, is so lush and colorful, it only takes a stroll through to absorb its good medicine.
|Forests are the Earth's sustenance and key to its salvation (treehugger.com)|
|Biofuel worse than petrol? (BBC)|
|Opium poppy (Adler/NY Botanical Garden)|
|Pint sized misanthrope, Eric Cartman|