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child paddling in waterRichard Louv, author of Last Child in the Woods and The Nature Principle lists 10 reasons why humans need nature. You can see his full article here. Most of these reasons he lists are backed up by solid science, which increasingly proves the fundamental importance of the human-nature bond. They include the fact that we are hard-wired to need exposure to the natural world, that nature can help patients get better, and that our memory, performance and attention spans increase after we’ve interacted with nature.

Just in case you need a few reasons to get outside this weekend.

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