In Santa Cruz, New Orleans, and Portland, people are sharing fruit harvests. Folks in Richmond, California started a seed library, and the citizens of Ithaca, New York, have enjoyed a successful community currency since 1991. Rather than watch others make the rules, these people are building alternative systems with their own rules—rules that bring abundance to the entire community.
The words printed here are concepts. You must go through the experiences.
— Saint Augustine (via beherenowandzen)
DNA is the genetic information of the cell—the blueprints for how every protein in your body is built, dictating the sequences of amino acids. However, although our genes provide the blueprints, they don’t directly build the proteins. That job is delegated to the ribosomes, the…