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Jungles - Photographs and text by Olivia Lavergne | LensCulture

Olivia Lavergne ventures to far-off lands, engaging with the territories she finds there while making them her own. Through her use of chiaroscuro lighting and a classic landscape palette—ochre, green, blue—Lavergne transforms her subjects into photographic paintings.<p>In an interview, Lavergne …

Permaculture

10 Things This Couple Learned When They Ditched Their Corporate Jobs For The Jungle

What happens when you leave your high-paying, high-stress corporate job behind and head to the jungle? That's what couple Glen Tibaldeo and Laura Berger -- authors of "Radical Sabbatical" -- decided to find out in 2006, when they left snowy Chicago to start a life for themselves in Costa Rica.<p>After …

Chocolate Is Saving My Jungle

My people only came into contact with the western world a generation ago. But in those 30 years we, the Waorani people, have learned we live in what could be the most biodiverse place on Earth: the Yasuní Biosphere Reserve.<p>The lush, dense jungles we call home are part of a reserve that covers over …