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Atamai Village: An Experiment in Resilient Community

Post Carbon Institute’s Associate Director Ken White recently visited Atamai Village, an evolving resilient community outside of Motueka, near the top of NZ’s South Island.

Greenhorns report on the national FFA convention

The FFA is turning these next-in-line farmers, agriscientists, ag teachers …

Ferguson Rorschach

The violence, police-state rules, military occupation, censorship – it …

You Have to See It to Believe It: What It's Like to Have Fracking in Your Backyard

Fracking takes rural communities and turns them into industrial …

Debating the Sharing Economy

Is this sharing's big breakthrough? Or business as usual?

The Real Cost of Fracking: How America’s Shale Gas Boom Is Threatening Our Families, Pets, and Food

The first researchers to systematically document ill health in livestock, pets, and people living near fracking drill sites were Michelle …
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How to Start a Bike Kitchen

A bike kitchen is a place for people to repair their bikes, learn safe cycling, make bicycling more accessible, build community, and support sustainable transportation by getting more people on bikes.

Challenging (Crude) Convention

Some suggest we are nearing a time of oil and economic security not seen in …

Peak Oil Review - Nov 24

 A weeikly roundup, including: -Oil and the Global Economy -The Middle …

Review: The Alien Effect by Cary Neeper

There’s a lot in Cary Neeper’s Archives of Varok novels. They …

Waking Up to the Water: An Ecocentric Vision of Human Identity in the 21st Century

Life is all about information. Whether you are a plant, a tree, a …

Leaders of the Young Agrarian Movement Face the Future

A conversation with leaders of the new young agrarian movement...

Continuing With The Insanity

A few stories from a single issue of the Financial Times show how little things have changed, and how few lessons have been learned, since the …

Nuclear war: A forgotten threat to human sustainability

The possibility of a new Cold War between Russia and the United States and …

Fossil-fueled Republicanism

Pop the champagne corks in Washington! It’s party time for Big …

Renewable energy: does it need critically rare materials?

A recent study concludes that the problem of mineral availability for …

A little hope on climate change

Looking for a little hope on climate change? Believe it or not, it’s …

Women of the Mexican food movement

In Mexican households, the role of women has traditionally involved caring …

New Research Says Plant-based Diet Best for Planet and People

As cities grow and incomes rise around the world, more and more people are …

Introducing "Natural Gas Exports: Washington's Revolving Door Fuels Climate Threat"

This report not only exposes the lobbying apparatus that has successfully …

Animal Welfare: Seeing the Forest for the Denizens

If you’re a Huffington Post reader, your love of animals has been …

Fast-Warming Gulf of Maine Offers Hint of Future for Oceans

The waters off the coast of New England are warming more rapidly than almost …
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