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Baucis and Philemon in the 21st Century: Notes on Living Small

I live in the nation with the highest rates of personal consumption and energy use ever seen on earth, and I live small.

Back to Life by Bike

With his bicycle repair shop, social worker Lee Hyeong-un teaches the homeless how it feels to be a part of society.

Learning to Steer

Resilience includes the various skills that allow us to weather the storm, the inner strength to carry on despite ongoing challenges; the drive and inspiration to bounce back again!

Scaling This Stuff Up: Resilience Reflections with Rob Hopkins

I see so much remarkable stuff happening in so many places, and meet so many focused, committed people, that I really believe that a new economy, a new culture, is possible, indeed it is already here.

Building Resilience Through Daily Actions: Talking Resilience with Trathen Heckman

Our thing is that right here—your self—is the most accessible whole system that you have. That's the best way to effect change.

Staying Human in a Time of Climate Change: New Author on Science, Grief, and Hope

I think we can create the very best science out there about the problems of climate change, yet if we aren’t filtering that science through our hearts, there remains—as we see today—a disengagement.

In Defence of Wellbeing

William Davies’ new book The Happiness Industry is a fascinating and vivid journey through the history of economics, advertising, psychology, management and more.

The Woman Who Chose to Plant Corn

Not long ago, a Diné (Navajo) friend of mine, Lyla June Johnston, sent me a one-line email: “I am not going to Harvard… I am going to plant corn.”

Inner Transition in Japan

Hide Enomoto, co-founder of Transition Japan, speaks to Michelle Denton about Inner Transition in the Japanese context. We also introduce the next two new videos in our Inner Transition series.

Looking for Some Answers

Jason Heppenstall looks for some ways to deal with the psychological aspects of collapse.

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