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How can nature improve our well-being?

Our connection with nature Recent evidence suggests that connection with nature is more important for mental wellbeing. However, we don’t understand how nature connectedness leads to improved mental wellbeing. There’s …

The positive impact of nature on social isolation

In this article, we will consider the relationship between nature and two specific wellbeing factors: social isolation and body image. Social isolation We know social relationships are really important for …

Does nature encourage pro-environmental behaviours?

Quite often people have sought to improve pro-nature behaviours through environmental education. Environmental knowledge A fundamental component of environmental education and a traditional aspect of nature engagement is environmental knowledge. …

Five pathways to nature connectedness

In this step, we will introduce you to the five pathways of nature. Before we start exploring the background of the five pathways to nature connectedness, you could watch the …

Technology and smartphones

In this step, we will consider the link between technology and the decline in nature connection. As you saw earlier, Kesebir and Kesebir (2017) identified a cultural shift away from …