Marty Lobdell - Study Less Study Smart

If you spend hours and hours of studying, without improving your grades, or information retention, then learn how to study smart by Marty Lobdell.  Lobdell taught Psychology at Pierce College in Washington State for 40 years.  During Lobdell's career, he has taught tens of thousands of students and he wants students to succeed.  After watching students cram for eight hours or more for a test without any improvement, Lobdell has developed a studying technique that helps the brain retain the information that you are studying in this video "Study Less, Study Smart"


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Unique mobile tiny homes sprout on French rural barnyard

When Ludivine inherited a rural property after her mother's death, she decided to make it work for her by renting out the main home for income and building portable tiny homes on wheels to fit her changing family.

Her then-husband built the first mobile home on top of a 150-euro farm trailer out of local wood, crafting a built-in bunk bed for their then-two-year-old daughter Prâan (below) and themselves (above), along with a shower, kitchen, and mini-living room. 

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How Goats are Regenerating a Forest and Protecting this Town from Bushfire

From Weedy Forests to Grassy Woodlands tells the story of a community-led permaculture initiative to mitigate forest fire risk using goats and hand tools rather than herbicides, heavy machinery, and burn-offs. On the edge of Daylesford, a town on Dja Dja Wurrung country in Victoria, Australia prone to massive bush fires, a small group of community-minded folk have pulled together to work towards restoring the ecology of their commons forest – in order to stop the future need for controlled burn-offs by the local fire authority.

 
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