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Perennial Rice: In Search of a Greener, Hardier Staple Crop

Scientists have long sought to create a perennial rice that would avoid the damage to the land caused by the necessity of planting annually.

Energy Crunch: a clean energy revolution?

Will 2015 prove to be a tipping point in the journey to a zero carbon energy …

With Corporate Energy, We're Stuck in the Dark Ages – Let's Switch to Public Ownership

It is clear that Britain has an energy problem.

If solar has gotten so cheap, why isn’t there more of it?

If solar has gotten so cheap, why isn't there more of it?

Can Public Banks Become America's New Engines of Prosperity?

The campaign for public banking was launched more than six years ago by Ellen Brown, a lawyer, researcher and writer who was surveying the ruins …

Resilience Roundup - Mar 6

A roundup of the news, views and ideas from the main stream press and the blogosphere.
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Laboratory for Microclimates

Under what circumstances would we become mindful stewards of living systems, not just their expoiters?

More California Oil Industry Wastewater Injection Wells Shut Down Over Fears Of Groundwater Contamination

The latest in the ongoing investigation into California regulators’ …

Barcelona en Comú: the City as Horizon for Radical Democracy

...there is a new cycle of struggles for democratic governance unfolding at …

Review: Blue Future

Blue Future details both progress and regress in the struggle for water justice.

Peak Meaninglessness

Last week’s discussion of externalities—costs of doing …

Sustainability for Whom?

Is eco-business leading us to ecological sustainability?

Who Controls Our Food?

A new report from Global Justice Now, From The Roots Up, shows that not only can small-scale organically produced food feed the world, but it can …

To Drill or Not to Drill: That is the Question

Think of drilling in the Arctic as a future catastrophe in a single enticing …

Peak Oil Notes - Mar 5

A midweek update. Oil prices have been volatile this week as traders attempt …

Reflections on the future of the sharing economy

What does the future hold for the sharing economy movement unless it …

The Paradox of Oil: The Cheaper it is, the More it Costs

While the exact timing of the current fall in prices may have come as a …

Sustainable Economies Law Center eResources

Did you know that SELC has five free online legal resource libraries?

Stranded Assets in Oil and Gas a Reality

Though climate change will no doubt prove to be one aspect of stranded …

Australia and Africa Search Pre-colonial Past to Manage Climate Future

Although located on opposite sides of the world, Australia and southern …

Weaving the Community Resilience and New Economy Movements in the US

One of the most exciting new economy efforts in the US is the New Economy …

Ending austerity in Greece: time for plan B?

Syriza’s “head-long retreat” in the standoff with its …
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