Issue 1

Issue 1 Editorial

It is the beginning of a journey and we are excited at the prospect. We hope you’ll join us in…

Living in a Toxic Soup

As our bodies get poisonous and sick, so do our thoughts. It can’t be ignored any longer: the overload of…

The Case against the Polio Virus

Is the ‘poliovirus’ the cause of infantile paralysis/polio? Or is it an ancient and harmless companion of the human race?…

Milk: the Real Story

In many ancient cultures the cow is sacred and so is her milk. The Hindus for instance believe that the…

Edible Landscaping

Edible landscaping offers an alternative to conventional residential landscapes that are designed solely for ornamental purposes. Edible landscapes can be…

Special Feature: Save Our Seas!

Covering more than two-thirds of the Earth’s surface, the oceans were once thought to be an inexhaustible resource, too vast…

Poisonous Vaccines

The 1950’s race to be the first with a polio vaccine was led by Jonas Salk and Albert Sabin. Both…

Threatened by the Sounds of War

A spotlight has recently been shone on the South African Navy’s underwater explosions in False Bay during the peak of…

Making Compost

Most gardeners have long understood the value of this rich, dark, earthy material in improving the soil and creating a…

The Space We Are In

We live in a time of Hope, of change and of a new dawning of consciousness. Biophile aims to facilitate…