The phenomena of the physical world collectively, including plants, animals, the landscape, and other features and products of the earth, as opposed to humans or human creations. The basic or inherent features of something, especially when seen as characteristic of it.
Bringing nature into the workplace can help reduce stress and increase creativity and focus, research shows.Some researchers suggest humans have an innate need to be connected with nature. This is called biophilia. Workplace stress costs American businesses up to US$190 billion every year in healthcare costs alone. This is why bringing nature into the office can have such a big impact on employee wellbeing.
Incorporating nature into the workplace can take many different forms including living green walls, indoor trees and planter boxes. Even views of nature on television screens or art can positively impact mood and wellbeing.