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20 Urban Food Forests from Around the World

The concept of a food forest has its roots in permaculture, a philosophy that advocates for managing agricultural landscapes in harmony with nature.

Buenos Aires: Building a People-Friendly City   

Buenos Aires is fast becoming one of the most admired cities in the world …

The Emerging Iranian-Turkish Energy Partnership

The differences in energy outlooks between Tehran and Ankara have created a …

New Russia Sanctions: Washington, Delusional About US Energy Capacity, Lashes Out

The effect of the sanctions will be to speed the Russian decline, …

People’s Climate March—Largest Climate March in World History—Launched in Times Square

Scheduled for Sept. 21 in New York City, the People’s Climate March will coincide with September’s UN Climate Summit, where world …

Public Energy Art Kits Push Back Against Consumerism

You have immense powers." That’s one of the messages of Post Carbon Institute's Public Energy Art Kit (P.E.A.K.) project.
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The Converging Environmental and Economic Crises: A pep talk for those paying attention by Nate Hagens

Suggestions on how society might better adapt, physically and psychologically, to what's ahead.

The Circular Economy meets The Access Economy

What would we be capable of if we combined the existing strength of the …

Resilience Roundup - July 31

A roundup of the news, views and ideas from the main stream press and the …

New Threat to Oilsand Projects

A new study suggests that naturally occurring upward flow of groundwater in …

Indigenous Seed Savers Fight Climate Change with Biodiversity

As farmer Mamani stated, “It’s time traditional …

The Ukraine conflict, peak cheap gas and the MH17 tragedy

The number of countries with fossil fuel conflicts and wars is increasing. Libya, Sudan, Egypt (Sinai), Yemen, Syria, Iraq and now Ukraine. The …

We Can’t Have Social Justice Without Environmental Sustainability

The interests of people and the planet are bound together and depend on each other.

Peak oil notes - July 31

A mid-week update. Crude prices continued to fall this week as markets …

A peek at a possible post-peak oil future

Over the past decade, a number of thinkers have tried to imagine how a post …

Dark Age America: Climate

One of the most important factors that will shape the history of North …

Ukraine - headlines

•US and EU Lose Major Energy Battle in Ukraine •Coordinated …

Local Communities Playing Vital Role in Marine Conservation

...it’s good news that a first of its kind assessment of community-led …

Livestock: more than meat

Beyond the debate about meat in our diet and the environmental impact of …

The Original Geo-engineers

If we want to construct a healthy and resilient world for ourselves and our …

23 Food Sharing Projects That Are Disrupting Hunger

Food is one of our most basic needs. And yet, for over 800 million people, …

Cold War leftovers

One should be grateful to one’s critics–it is much better to be …
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