Zoom making you tired? Turn your desk into a secret garden.

We're all familiar with the generic wallpapers Zoom provides to brighten up the virtual room, but, the next time you're peering at the shimmering outlines of your colleagues against swaying palm trees and breaking waves on a Caribbean island, think about how great it would be to have your own secret garden right there on your desk. I tried it this week, and it's gorgeous!

Taking a Virtual Walk on the Wild Side

Live Online: Taking a Virtual Walk on the Wild Side, September 16, 2020 · 7pm BST

I'm looking forward to chairing this panel about virtual nature as part of Sound Walk September on 16th September 2020. It's a live event and may not be available later, so please join us online if you can. Event details Start 2020-09-16 18:00 UTC ICS/ICAL · gcal 16/09/2020 19:00 Europe/LondonConference roomAvailable shortly before the event.Conference passwordAvailable shortly before the event.  Tickets: … Continue reading Live Online: Taking a Virtual Walk on the Wild Side, September 16, 2020 · 7pm BST

Nature and Wellbeing in the Coronavirus Age

My 2017 title ‘Nature and Wellbeing in the Digital Age — How to feel better without logging off’ is now being read as a handbook for the Age of Covid-19.