Tag: Diversity

  • Minimum effort, maximum reward

    Minimum effort, maximum reward

    When I was a teenager I hated cleaning leaf lettuce freshly picked from the garden. Somehow this task was assigned to me at the time of day when the garden plants were wilting in the heat. The greens I had to deal with for the evening meal’s salad were limp. If I had picked in…

  • There is freedom in diversity

    There is freedom in diversity

    Back in 2002, Wade Davis gave these comments in an interview where the question was asked, “why does diversity matter, if nature and society are changing all the time anyway”? Just as there is a biological web of life, there is also a cultural and spiritual web of life—what we at the National Geographic have…