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Film Review: ‘Qu’est-ce qu’on attend?‘ (‘What are we waiting for?’)

In which we review ‘Qu’est-ce qu’on attend?‘, Marie-Monique Robin’s wonderful new film about Transition in the village of Ungersheim.

Aging in Community: Inside the Senior Cohousing Movement

For seniors who want to age in a supportive community environment, cohousing …

Standing Rock: Cautiously Optimistic as International Solidarity Builds

This morning, the water flows a little easier in the Cannonball River.

The Curse of the Modern Office

The information society promises to dematerialise society and make …

Cooperative and Common Ownership

What changes to the cooperative form would permit a better construction of the commons?

Climate Science Communication: Trust begets Trust

Why are we failing at communicating the danger of climate change?
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The Climate Crisis and Economic Policy Choices

A major issue in climate economics is whether it is possible to halt the growth in carbon emissions and to achieve, instead, a rapid reduction.

Food Waste Pioneers: David Rodriguez + Jonathan Bloom  

Five years ago, when we first started covering the food waste issue, America …

World Energy Outlook 2016 – Fatih Birol in Brussels

On 16 November 2016 the International Energy Agency (IEA) presented its …

Factcheck: Newspaper claim about Global Temperature is ‘Deeply Misleading’

It is all but certain now that 2016 will shatter historical records to be …

Go with your Gut

The part played by our gastrointestinal microbiome – the …

Journey to Earthland: Branching Scenarios

Whither Earthland? The only certainty about the future is surprise, the one constant change

Waiting for the Climacteric: or, the Return of the Greentard

...I want to broach some wider energy-related issues with the help of two acquaintances of this site, before narrowing the scope to agricultural energy in a future post.

The Great Deceleration

The 'Great Acceleration' of economic activity in the past 60 years has led …

The Real Standing Rock Victory Is This: “Inevitable” Is Not What It Used to Be

The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe has defied history.

Peak Oil Review - Dec 5 2016

A weekly roundup of peak oil news, including: -Quote of the Week -Graphic of …

Who's afraid of a recount?

In a country where politicians and other civic leaders constantly tell us …

New Zine Highlights the Solidarity Economy in St. Louis

It's hard to convey what the sharing movement is about without describing …

Sustainable Agriculture Institute Arms Returning Veterans with Tools to Become Farmers of the Future

Returning military often find themselves struggling to return to normality …

Decolonisation in Europe: Sámi Musician Sofia Jannok Points to Life beyond Colonialism

I was able to interview Sofia Jannok to explore the connection between her …

Water, History, and Finance Converge As Sioux Nation Mounts Storied Battle Over Oil Pipeline

Heavy snow and winter cold settled this month on thousands of Native …

Howling at the USGS’s Wolfcamp Announcement

The recent USGS announcement about the Wolfcamp play may inspire another …
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