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Six Myths About Climate Change that Liberals Rarely Question

Either you will continue to buy, use, and consume as if there is no tomorrow; or you will make substantial changes to the way you live.

SELC Celebrates Victories and Launches Seed Library Campaign

Now in its fifth year, SELC is a driving force for the new economy, doing …

Off with their heads: mowing with a European scythe

This year I learned how to use a European scythe for mowing and trimming.

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 …

Revolucíon

"Marx said the opium of the masses was religion. For the USA, it's Netflix and Wal-Mart."

Greenhorns report on the national FFA convention

The FFA is turning these next-in-line farmers, agriscientists, ag teachers and farm sympathizers into successful leaders, fierce entrepreneurs, …
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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.

Ferguson Rorschach

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

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, …

Challenging (Crude) Convention

Some suggest we are nearing a time of oil and economic security …

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, …

Peak Oil Review - Nov 24

 A weeikly roundup, including: -Oil and the Global Economy -The Middle East and North Africa -China -Russia/Ukraine -Quote of the Week -The Briefs

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 chimp or 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 …

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 …
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