This week, scientists registered their concern that super-warm conditions are building to a point where corals are severely threatened across the tropical Indian, Pacific and Atlantic oceans.
"Instead of letting the conquerors tell the story, let the people who have been doing these collective survival strategies tell the story."
How important is oil to the future of the global economy?
Building movements that are truly liberating takes heart and soul.
This post strikes to the heart of what Small Farm Future is all about, and raises some interesting agricultural issues – the fact that it also engages with the ecomodernism debate is almost incidental, really.
It was sobering to be at the conference in its greenness and moisture yet know that my state along with much of the western US was peppered with blazing fires.
In 2015, this welcoming café-like sanctuary has offered warmth, a listening ear – and most importantly, it has handed out more than 2,700 food parcels to people of differing backgrounds and ages who are all part of the hunger crisis that is reshaping Britain.
Practical projects show that change is possible and that Transition is a real thing that exists.
A midweek update. After three days of increases which took oil prices up by over $4 a barrel, prices slipped on Wednesday after the weekly stocks report showed US crude inventories hitting a new all-time high.
There’s no single right path and there’s a lot to be learned from people following different, even antithetical, paths to your own.
That phrase—the problem of agriculture, instead of problems in agriculture—is taken from Wes Jackson, who points out that our species’ fundamental break with nature came roughly 10,000 years ago when we started farming.
Grace Lee Boggs died on Monday, October 5, 2015. We hope that this article, originally published in 2011, helps readers to remember her work.
The California legislature has sent a bill to Governor Jerry Brown’s desk that aims to extend the benefits of solar energy to communities that often have no access to clean energy technologies.
What is the most important animal to humans? Bees.
Between Debt and the Devil discusses the long history of proposals to remove the power to create money from banks.
Among the devastating effects of the low pressure storm system that pummeled South Carolina over the weekend was the heavy damage the record-breaking rains caused to water transport and treatment infrastructure, and the release of a tide of contaminated stormwater.
The city vs. the state. The Cities of the Commons vs. global neoliberalism. These are more than phrases – they could be understood as slogans or horizons of a new global order.
After a two-century-long burning bender, the globe is in for a heck of a hangover.
The Sea Gypsy Philosopher is the first title to be released by Club Orlov Press, a small publishing company recently started by beloved peak oil author Dmitry Orlov.
We speak to the duo behind the new film, "This Changes Everything," which re-imagines the vast challenge of climate change.
Lay out the map of Hannover and the first thing that strikes you is the amount of green space in the city.