SERENE SCREENS

How to incorporate screening into your outdoor space.

There are many reasons to use screens in the garden: for privacy, to hide unsightly views, as a windbreak or to create an outdoor room. So let’s outline some clever uses for garden screening as well as some practical materials you can utilise. Screening doesn’t have to be a boring old paling fence or a straight-clipped hedge. There are some very interesting materials that can be used to create a screen, such as metal, bamboo, or a variety of plants.

Traditionally, screens have been used for practical purposes, such as to hide

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Bamboo cutting board from Totally Bamboo

Bamboo cutting board from Totally Bamboo guide presents

Guide to choosing eco-gifts 2012-2013 ' 7 '  

This gift will be the most environmentally friendly and most helpful for anyone who spends much time in the kitchen. In addition, bamboo cutting boards have an attractive design. Since the time of manufacture, each board consists of three layers of pressed bamboo form "Mozo", it makes it very strong, but not heavy and very comfortable and easy. Thickness of the product is less than 1 cm Wall easily withstand high temperatures and due to the natural properties of the bamboo

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Set of bamboo needles and bamboo yarn

Set of bamboo needles and bamboo yarn guide presents

Guide to choosing eco-gifts 2012-2013 ' 5 '  

The set includes 14 pairs of knitting needles length 22.9 cm of varying thickness, made of bamboo, "Mozo". They are very pleasant to the touch and is 100% environmentally friendly. By super-spokes can also pick up 38-tone hues and melange yarns, hand-made in bundles of 50 grams, also made from bamboo fibers. Price set of spokes: $ 11-12.

Anomalous snow fell in Central China

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Heavy snowfall in Sichuan province. March 20, 2011. Photo from epochtimes.com

22.03.11.V central Chinese province of Sichuan dropped a thick layer of snow. From this rare phenomenon in the state reserve in Volun affected over 240,000 bamboo trees. Heavy snowfall began in the evening on March 20. 4 hours 15 inches of rain fell. And according to the 17 hours of March 21, the thickness of the snow cover in some areas has reached 22 cm suffer disproportionately forestry and agriculture, entered the road. In the village of Volun canceled school classes, stopped construction.

Of natural disturbances in

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Anomalous snow fell in Central China

 In the central Chinese province of Sichuan dropped a thick layer of snow. From this rare phenomenon in the state reserve in Volun affected over 240,000 bamboo trees.Heavy snowfall began in the evening on March 20. 4 hours 15 inches of rain fell. And according to the 17 hours of March 21, the thickness of the snow cover in some areas has reached 22 cm suffer disproportionately forestry and agriculture, entered the road. In the village of Volun canceled school classes, stopped construction.Of natural disturbances in the area did not have the last 20 years, says the Chinese edition

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Anomalous snow fell in Central China

In the central Chinese province of Sichuan dropped a thick layer of snow. From this rare phenomenon in the state reserve in Volun affected over 240,000 bamboo trees.

Heavy snowfall began in the evening on March 20. 4 hours 15 inches of rain fell. And according to the 17 hours of March 21, the thickness of the snow cover in some areas has reached 22 cm suffer disproportionately forestry and agriculture, entered the road. In the village of Volun canceled school classes, stopped construction.

Of natural disturbances in the area did not have the last 20 years, says the

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Wild pandas can go without food because of climate change

Bush area the most common types of bamboo, which feed on giant pandas in Southeast Asia may fall sharply in the near future due to climate change, which points to the need to create a "reserve" of food for herbivorous bears, according to an article published in the journal Nature Climate Change.

Giant pandas (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) are the only representatives of the family bear, which feeds exclusively on plant food. Typically, the day panda eats about 30 kilograms of bamboo — its staple diet. In recent years, ecologists began to notice that the panda in parts of China began to

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The most dangerous bridges of peace

10.08.2012

The bridge can be dangerous for many reasons: it may be old, narrow, too high, etc. Bridges are being built, so it went on some kind of transport, but there are bridges on which is dangerous even to walk.

 

Bridges, which are presented in this article are the only way for local residents. Among all the bridges, the most popular among tourists are the hanging bridges. Let's look at some of these dangerous bridges.

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