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United Natures - a United Nations of all species

United Natures film release on mother earth rights, permaculture and environmental & spiritual philosophy with a stellar cast including, Dr. Vandana Shiva, David Holmgren, Starhawk, Father Bob Maguire, Cormac Cullinan, Dr. Helen Caldicott, Polly ...

Forum topic - United Natures - Jun 18 2013 - 12:08pm - 2 comments

United Natures - a United Nations of all species

United Natures - a United Nations of all species Documentary movie on the Rights of Mother Earth and permaculture of the inner landscape. Featuring a stellar international cast of top environmental thinkers and doers including Vandana Shiva, ...

Forum topic - United Natures - Jan 16 2013 - 8:40am - 0 comments

Re-evaluate our priorities

I'm going to cross post this in the dungeon and in the public forums because I think the ideas discussed in the linked article are universal.  One of the conversants in this article, Paul Kingsnorth, claims to have been in the environmental ...

Forum topic - Doug - Apr 16 2012 - 4:01pm - 5 comments

Asian Carp

If there were any longer any interest in environmental topics in this country, this should have been big news.  But, I had to get it via China. http://www.whitehouse.gov/administration/eop/ceq/Press_Releases/February_23_2012   “This ...

Forum topic - Doug - Mar 21 2012 - 9:46am - 2 comments

Is global economic collapse the only thing that can save us from global warming?

Many global warming experts suggest that we are on the verge of a tipping point in global warming beyond which a cascade of events will make efforts to prevent global warming futile. One of the major concerns cited is the massive amounts of methane ...

Forum topic - alexgauger - Jan 9 2012 - 7:46pm - 2 comments

Reinventing Fire..Solutions for New Energy Era

I love the work of Amory Lovins...  It is a very hopeful view that we can transition out of our "predicament"... Last month, he released his latest Book, REINVENTING FIRE, Bold Business Solutions for the New Energy Era ...

Forum topic - mainebob - Jun 15 2012 - 2:50am - 0 comments

Time to Go Says Hawking

http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2011/11/18/stephen-hawking-space-exploration_n_1101975.html?ref=mostpopular&just_reloaded=1 “We are entering an increasingly dangerous period of our history," said Hawking, who has Lou Gehrig's ...

Forum topic - land2341 - Nov 20 2011 - 4:02pm - 29 comments

The end is nigh

I did not write this.  Anyone who has been following my posts will remember my argument that alternative energy sources will not cut it in the future, using the example of how nearly all the steel/concrete/copper/fiberglass production of the world would ...

Forum topic - Damnthematrix - Oct 21 2011 - 7:10pm - 3 comments

Other Kinds Of Breakdowns Caused By Economic/Societal Decline Or Collapse

We're so busy thinking about survival and prepping and issues like societal breakdowns, law and order problems, etc. But how about what might happen when there's less money and resources to fight wildfires? Less money and resources to keep ...

Forum topic - Poet - Sep 12 2011 - 2:51pm - 9 comments

Volcanic Venting in California & Nevada?

There appears to be volcanic venting in California and Nevada.  As of a couple days ago it was only one vent in southern California.  Apparently in the past 12 hours there have been 5 new locations that are venting.  Has anyone else heard anything about ...

Forum topic - elsur - Jul 29 2011 - 6:57am - 16 comments

Permaculture, Peak Oil, Climate Change and the Soul of the World.

David Holmgren, Michael C Ruppert, Michael Reynolds, John Seed, Vandana Shiva, Stephan Harding, Noam Chomsky, Permablitz and more. ANIMA MUNDI documentary available August www.animamundimovie.com Anima Mundi Trailers and Great Permi ...

Forum topic - United Natures - Jul 18 2011 - 5:51am - 1 comment

Carbon Nation - Movie...

Great Optomistic view about Green Solutions.  Intresting that our US military understands that "Green, Baby, is the new Red White and Blue" Movie shown in selective locations... Released to DVD Aug 1, 2011. ...

Forum topic - mainebob - Jun 15 2012 - 2:58am - 0 comments

Oil leaking into sea near Fukushima nuclear plant

http://crofsblogs.typepad.com/h5n1/2011/05/oil-leaking-into-sea-near-fukushima-nuclear-plant.html (Current News & Events, environment, Notice) ...

Forum topic - Josey - May 31 2011 - 10:11am - 0 comments

Shale gas - huge potential ?

 http://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/05/04/freeman_dyson_on_shale_gas/  "New reserves of gas extracted from rocks that lie much deeper than gas fields, have had a dramatic effect on the energy market in recent years. The global price of gas ...

Forum topic - plato1965 - Jun 15 2012 - 2:59am - 2 comments

3E related think-tanks / organizations

This may be a bit off-topic, but I figured that members of this community might be able to help me out. I'm a college undergraduate student looking for a summer internship, preferably related to something that I care about. Does anyone know of ...

Forum topic - Futuo - Jan 11 2011 - 9:12pm - 2 comments

Was the 2010 Haiti Earthquake triggered by deforestation and the 2008 hurricanes?

I thought that this was an interesting but technical piece.  It suggests that so-called natural phenomenon such as earthquakes may have anthropogenic triggers in addition to the increasingly recognized role of dams and large water impoundments. ...

Forum topic - Tall - Dec 23 2010 - 10:26am - 5 comments

V For Vendetta

This being the 5th of November in the UK, drawing you to this film is very important to me. I hope that the highlighted link will work in whatever country you reside in, and that you comprehend the valuable message that it offers :- Link-> ...

Forum topic - Vanityfox451 - Nov 5 2010 - 6:51pm - 5 comments

Will this slow the push into Alaska fields?

Alaska's untapped oil reserves estimate lowered 90 percent The U.S. Geological Survey says a revised estimate for the amount of conventional, undiscovered oil in the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska is a fraction of a previous estimate. ...

Forum topic - Tall - Oct 27 2010 - 7:43am - 0 comments

The Story of Cosmetics

From the folks who brought you The Story of Stuff. The story of how we are being poisoned for profit. V Re: The Story of Cosmetics Thanks for the video V Toxins in - toxins out I agree with the ...

Forum topic - V - Jun 15 2012 - 3:21am - 3 comments

Better than Growth

"Better than Growth" released by Australian Conservation Foundation Arguing for something beyond economic growth Australian Conservation Foundation has published an outstandingly well produced paper on how we can ...

Forum topic - Energeek - Jun 11 2010 - 10:51am - 1 comment