Grounded in Research. Rooted in Nature.

Category: Forest Lab

  • Origin Story

    In 2008, I had my first immersive experience with hackerspaces, unconferences, and the DIY culture. During my honeymoon, I visited some of the original hackerspaces in Germany and Austria and met some of the movement’s pioneers. I was instantly captivated by the welcoming and natural sense of community I found there. From a young age,…

  • Exploring Liminal Spaces

    Liminality is the state of being between two stages or transitions. It offers opportunities for creativity and growth but can also be uncomfortable due to uncertainty and fear.  Connecting with nature can feel like an in-between liminal state, transitioning from our familiar surroundings to connect with the more-than-human world. Nature-based practices are transformative experiences that open doors…