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The people of Cape Town are running out of water—and they’re not alone

Day Zero: that’s the ominous label officials in Cape Town have bestowed on the day that water will run out. A three year drought in the region drained reservoirs faster than expected. They were full…

Radically Sustainable Green Buildings.

Chernobyl Is Now the World’s Unlikeliest Green Energy Experiment

A hundred yards from the rusting ruins at the site of the world’s worst nuclear disaster, a gossamer array of almost 4,000 photovoltaic panels sits atop a thick concrete slab capping a grave of…

Radically Sustainable Green Buildings.

Chernobyl Is Now the World’s Unlikeliest Green Energy Experiment

A hundred yards from the rusting ruins at the site of the world’s worst nuclear disaster, a gossamer array of almost 4,000 photovoltaic panels sits atop a thick concrete slab capping a grave of…

Radically Sustainable Green Buildings.

7 steps to make your home more sustainable toward a green building

At present, there are around seven billion people on the planet. And each one of us draws on the Earth’s natural resources. Unsurprisingly, this takes a huge toll on Mother Earth. This makes it…

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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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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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The “Extraordinary” Mike Reynolds

Mike Reynolds is featured amongst 50 people who fit the category of “extraordinary.” By: Peter Horsfield “Sustainable, comfortable and eco-friendly. These are just a few of the…

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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 …

The post Earthship…

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Live Stream: Omega’s Where We Go From Here Weekend Conference

Conference Live Stream, Plus a Keynote by President Bill Clinton: 10/05/2013 10/06/2013 FREE Live Stream: Omega’s Where We Go From Here weekend conference. You’ll hear keynote addresses…

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