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Is providing birds with food and water making them too dependent? Or are gardens just the new frontier of Australia's urban landscape? New research aims to find out.

Is providing birds with food and water making them too dependent? Or are gardens just the new frontier of Australia's urban landscape? New research aims to find out.

Bringing nature into the workplace can lead to a number of benefits, including reduced stress and increased creativity.

Bringing nature into the workplace can lead to a number of benefits, including reduced stress and increased creativity.

Not only do healthy, well-maintained trees provide shade and benefit the ecosystem, they can have a meaningful social impact: people in newly greened neighbourhoods start to look out for each other.

Not only do healthy, well-maintained trees provide shade and benefit the ecosystem, they can have a meaningful social impact: people in newly greened neighbourhoods start to look out for each other.

In a world of increasing urbanisation, density, pressure and, some say, isolation, there's a natural salve for stress, pressure and mental illness. And it’s right above our heads.

In a world of increasing urbanisation, density, pressure and, some say, isolation, there's a natural salve for stress, pressure and mental illness. And it’s right above our heads.

An artist’s impression of the ‘Oumuamua asteroid

An artist’s impression of the ‘Oumuamua asteroid

The Botanical Wall Chart: Art from the golden age of scientific discovery

The Botanical Wall Chart: Art from the golden age of scientific discovery

A beguiling book about our deep connection with the natural world in all its incarnations, from the author of The Hidden Life of Trees.

A beguiling book about our deep connection with the natural world in all its incarnations, from the author of The Hidden Life of Trees.

Tinkering: Australians Re-invent DIY Culture

Tinkering: Australians Re-invent DIY Culture

Prick: Cacti and Succulents: Choosing, Styling, Caring

Prick: Cacti and Succulents: Choosing, Styling, Caring

Plant Society: Create an Indoor Oasis for Your Urban Space

Plant Society: Create an Indoor Oasis for Your Urban Space