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First Ever Earthship Academy in Europe!

Earthship Academy Global Session ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†–Fran√ßais– Biras, Dordogne, France July 17 – August 12, 2017 We are pleased to announce the very first Earthship Academy Global…

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Earthship-Festival in Köln Holweide

Zur Feier des #earthday war das noch3 Team am Earthship-Festival in K√∂ln Holweide mit gutem Essen und functional Training auch vertreten. #eatclean #traindirty #noch3 #earthday #earthship…

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Earthship Workshop in Portugal, Vale De Prazeres

From August 18th to September 12th (4 weeks) Be part of a hands-on community workshop In Portugal where an old stone building (ruin) will be turned into a new, fully …

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2014 Earthship Lecture Tour With Michael Reynolds

This spring Michael Reynolds will be hosting a series of lectures about Earthships in multiple cities around Europe. This is an effort to share 40 years of research and development …

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2014 European Earthship lecture tour

Michael Reynolds will be touring Europe this spring presenting the Earthship concept and systems. Vila¬†Nova¬†de Famalic√£o, Portugal – Saturday, May 10 Ordea, Romania – Saturday, May 17…

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President of Iceland: Our Clean Energy Economy Helped Us Survive the Financial Crisis

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Over the last few years, President Olafur Ragnar Grimsson has seen disasters both financial and environmental wrack his tiny island nation of Iceland. The Nordic country was at the center of the economic meltd…

Europeans Fear Climate Change More than Economic Crisis: New Poll

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Europeans seem to understand the severity of the threat posed by climate change a bit better than we Americans do. A new poll shows that the majority of Europeans consider it the second gravest problem facing the …

Greeks Pledge $1.4bn Toward Solar, Hope to Fight Economic Woes

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With young Greek’s abandoning Athens for simpler life in the country, and the nation’s debt woes causing major international turmoil, Greece is looking for light at the end of the r…

As if Pesticides Were Not Bad Enough…Fake Pesticides Raise Health Fears

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Pesticides are a two-edged sword. We take the risks of toxicological and ecological side effects because the first priority is to feed a growing population of humans. Those that cannot afford organic must trust the…

Will Europe’s Move to Tax Airlines’ CO2 Emissions Spark a Global Trade War?

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The GlobalPost thinks it might. As you may be aware, the European Union is planning on instituting a carbon tax on airlines that fly in and out of its member nations. The deal is set to take effect, but the…