Disaster Relief

Earthship buildings are fire resistant, not a total loss.

The Question of how a structural earth-rammed tire wall would do in a fire has long been an issue for which we could only offer an intelligent opinion. People think that because tire piles in tire…

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Permit granted for the EcoGuinea Earthship Library

Primary School Hadjia Aicha Bah at Yimbaya Commune Matoto We are raising funds to teach Guinean people sustainable solutions through building a super sustainable library for primary school children….

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Disaster Management Lessons learned from 2017

As governments, businesses, insurers and others tally the economic losses from this year’s natural catastrophes, some are already planning ahead for what’s next. About one-third of…

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Circle Studio Earthship Tiny Home

Simple Circular Earthship Tiny Home. Can be the first part of a larger building. Drawing set consists of four sheets. Super Sustainable Beyond LEED.… Read More

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In Puerto Rico, These Volunteers Are Dropping Supplies By Parachute

It’s part of a trial run for a larger post-disaster delivery system powered by drones. Three weeks after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, aid workers are still struggling to deliver supplies…

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Nurses: Trump Administration is letting American citizens die in Puerto Rico

An elderly woman in Puerto Rico is helpless as her husband’s body becomes a patchwork of ulcers and sores from Parkinson’s disease. Another woman risks respiratory disease from a…

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Puerto Rico’s energy crisis calls for sustainable solutions

On September 20th, Hurricane Maria pummeled into the Puerto Rican coast with wind speeds of up to 150 miles per hour, deluging the entire island with rain and quickly pulverizing its energy grid. The…

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Michael Reynolds addresses the Flint, MI water crisis

In this short clip Michael Reynolds talks about the Flint, MI water crisis.  He points out that in New Mexico, where we only get 8″ of annual precipitation, we are able to build buildings that…

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Michael Reynolds on the Weather Channel

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A call to arms for the Global Earthship Army

We recognize the current and pressing nature of the Syrian refugee crisis. The German Prime Minister has stated, “If Germany can’t show a friendly face in an emergency situation, then this is not my…

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