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Water ionizers?

These seem like a scam but my wife has been getting several gallons every other day from a friend and is convinced that it is helping her chronic health issues.   The one they have costs $3-4K.   To make things worse our new house has well water with pH ...

Forum topic - goes211 - Jan 1 2017 - 3:35pm - 2 comments

Simple A + B Math. Why book profit is the cause of systemic usury.

Consider the case of a microeconomy. Let A = $500 / month Let B = $100 / month If: rate of spending in the economy = A + B and: rate of building up capital (profit) = B Then: B = rate of building up capital in the balance ...

Forum topic - kmarinas86 - Feb 8 2013 - 6:06am - 4 comments

Water Tests to Detect Radiation

We are wanting to get the local rain water and ocean water tested for radiation.  Can anyone recommend a service that does reliable water testing that we can send water samples to? Thanks! Elsur Easy to do your own sampling and ...

Forum topic - elsur - Jul 25 2012 - 7:04pm - 4 comments

Severe weather issues

Was anyone's home, family or garden damaged in the freak storms that hit the US this weekend? We had damaging wind and hail but never lost power (except for when we saw the forecast and brought in the few solar panels we had to protect them). ...

Forum topic - Wendy S. Delmater - Jul 2 2012 - 11:19am - 12 comments

Ted Trainer and the Simpler Way

Here's the Editors note from this well written article From The Permaculture Research Institute of Australia. It covers the big picture of our prediciment... much in line with what Chris teaches. It would be interesting to have Chris interview Ted ...

Forum topic - mainebob - Jun 4 2012 - 11:02pm - 1 comment

Global warming and rising sea levels article in the New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/14/science/earth/study-rising-sea-levels-a-risk-to-coastal-states.html?_r=3 An interesting piece in the Times, talks about the accelarating growth of the rise of sea levels. Just another one of multple factors ...

Forum topic - Stanalt - Mar 14 2012 - 1:25pm - 1 comment

Lifestraw personal water purifier

I thought you guys would be interested in my latest find.  I was at a gun show in Texas and came across a guy selling the "Lifestraw" made by a Swiss company called Vestergard Frandsen.  The guy was drinking from a fish bowl full of some nasty ...

Forum topic - foust1012 - Mar 6 2012 - 4:16pm - 0 comments

The future holds - abundance??

That's what this guy says: http://www.ted.com/talks/peter_diamandis_abundance_is_our_future.html If there is a manner in which we can (or perhaps already have) innovate our way out of this crisis we face,  I contend that Benjamin Barber ...

Forum topic - land2341 - Mar 1 2012 - 8:18pm - 16 comments

Help with Whole House Water Filter Question

I'm getting ready to put in a whole house water filter. I have city water. I have chosen to use a tank that takes bulk carbon, and not use any proprietary filters. I believe lots of filter manufacturers will go out of business, so a proprietary ...

Forum topic - JohnH123 - Feb 28 2012 - 5:45pm - 18 comments

Swimming Pool

I know that swimming pools have been discussed already but does anyone know if you can put a particular plant or fish into an unpowered pool to make the PH levels more natural.  I filled in my pool.  They I filled in my pool.  They make a ...

Forum topic - bientum - Dec 18 2011 - 5:20am - 3 comments

Whole House Water Filter?

Hi everyone, New member here and very excited I found this community!  Just a general question as I have been doing research here and across the web on the topic of whole house water filtration systems.  I really want to get one to remove the ...

Forum topic - paulsjv - Nov 15 2011 - 3:19pm - 12 comments

Water barrel issues

I plan to buy some 55 gallon barrels like this to store drinking water.  http://greif.thomasnet.com/item/usa-industrial-packaging-products-plastic-drums/plastic-drums/gp-55 ?  They are made of heavy duty polyethylene (HDPE) food grade plastic.  I ...

Forum topic - Travlin - Jun 16 2011 - 1:38am - 25 comments

Lake Mead Water Issue

Do any of you live in the SouthWest or know someone who does?  Arizona, Nevada and so on may have major water issues in the years to come. www.mynews3.com/story.php?id=32669 Re: Lake Mead Water Issue My daughter is a water scientist ...

Forum topic - jneo - Dec 5 2010 - 5:27pm - 3 comments

Water Lesson Learned: Don't Put Off Today....

The CM'ers on my FB are, by now I'm sure, tired of hearing me go on about my well. I want to share with the CM community a lesson I learned the hard way with the hope that it will help others, who think they are well prepared become even more ...

Forum topic - Davos - Oct 4 2010 - 1:50pm - 24 comments

What Should I Do?

The most common question by far we get on this website is “ What should I do? ” Once people watch The Crash Course  or read our book Prosper!  (at right) -- and are awakened to the very real threats posed by growing resource scarcity and ...

Page - Adam Taggart - Feb 6 2017 - 1:38pm - 23 comments - 0 attachments

Emergency and Everyday Water Purification

As far as emergency preparedness goes, potable drinkable water is the most improtant thing to have. Wow am I proud of myself. I no longer have to wonder what to do about emergency water. Like many of you, I do not have the space to store all the food ...

Forum topic - foust1012 - Jun 15 2010 - 1:17pm - 41 comments

Peak Water

http://theburningplatform.com/economy/peak-water-1 Re: Peak Water Thanks for the link. Excellent article and comments! Re: Peak Water A good read! I'd consider all this to really be peak population. Same outcome but ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Aug 28 2009 - 7:00pm - 3 comments

"Unquenchable: America's water crisis and what to Do about It"

Good stuff on water and where were at as a nation. How it affects business and costs for consumer. We are at another crises concerning water.  http://www.netcastdaily.com/broadcast/fsn2009-0808-2.mp3 Re: "Unquenchable: ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Aug 9 2009 - 6:17pm - 2 comments

PBS: Poisoned Waters - Water Quality Across America

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/poisonedwaters/view/ In Poisoned Waters , Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Hedrick Smith examines the growing hazards to human health and the ecosystem. "The '70s were a lot about, ...

Forum topic - Brandon - Jul 3 2009 - 4:11pm - 1 comment

Positioning for when water runs out

part 1 http://seekingalpha.com/article/145190-positioning-for-when-water-runs-o... part 2 http://seekingalpha.com/article/145580-positioning-for-when-water-runs-o... (Current News & Events, Water, Must Read) ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Jun 29 2009 - 11:49pm - 0 comments