breath \ 'breth\ n [ME breth]
a. the air taken into or expelled from the lungs. (I was gasping for breath.) b. an inhalation or exhalation of air from the lungs. (She drew in a quick breath.) c. (archaic) the power of breathing; life. d. SPIRIT, ANIMATION— synonyms: life, life force; in one breath : almost simultaneously

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The Wind Blows and the Earth Breathes

The Wind Blows and the Earth Breathes

Recently a man out hiking in Nova Scotia captured on video what appears to be the forest floor breathing deeply. In the video the ground rises up like a blanket and the roots beneath the trees heave upward and downward like human lungs. The breathing movements, combined with sound of the wind adds to the illusion of a breathing...
Drowning For Attention: Reef Conservation In Thailand

Drowning For Attention: Reef Conservation In Thailand

A series of underwater sculptures meant to convey feelings of despair regarding degradation of the reefs has been installed in the Gulf of Thailand. Spencer Arnold, the project creator, is a student of environmental science and a reef conservation instructor with the New Heaven Reef Conservation Program and Diving School. The statues feature faces and people,...