We delve into stories that inspire us—from the details behind our candles, to the facets of scents, and the people that inspire us.
Brain Food: How Did Human Intelligence Evolve? Read
Inspired by Wild Figs, this month’s Ignite story explores the evolution of the human brain.Read
Don’t Touch That Lavender: The Problem With Patenting Plants Read
This July, in honor of Lavender + Petals, we’re investigating the practice of patenting new plants as private intellectual property.Read
Going Green — But Not the Good Kind: On Climate Change and Plant Pandemics Read
This April, in honor of Grapefruit + Yuzu, we’re investigating the relationship between human society and plant health.Read
Au Naturel: How Humans Separated Themselves From Nature — and Why It’s Time to Reconsider Read
This March, in the rustic spirit of Wood Cabin, we’re looking at how the cognitive divide between human society and the natural world came to be.Read
The Ignite Series 2020: New Year, New Ignite, New Subscriber Art
We delve into the Ignite Series 2020 inspiration; a look at the ways we are connected to the world around us through our work at Keap.
Part to Whole: The Holistic Philosophies That Encourage Us to See the Universe in a Unifying Light
This month we meditate on holism, a broad philosophy that views the cosmos as a system of interconnected and interacting parts.Read
Festive Figures: The Spiritual Significance of Evergreens from Christmas to the National Park System
We examine how evergreen trees have shaped the Yuletide season — and the formation of the U.S. National Park System.
White Gold: The Complicated Past — and Present — of Sugar
We take a closer look at the sweet — and sometimes sour — world of sugar.Read