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A Cardboard Box That Can Literally Grow a Forest

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Paul Stamets has re-invented the cardboard box so each box becomes a designed ecosystem. After a decade of experimentation, Paul has perfected a combination of seeds and mycorrhizal spores lined in the corrugated cardboard of boxes. Just tear up the box, plant the cardboard and healthy trees will grow. The result? LifeBOX: a shovel-ready solution to climate change that connects families and generations for hundreds of years into the future.

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