The Promise of Permaculture

by Annie Hasz Pat your species on the back. We humans are almost as capable as bacteria in adapting to all of earth’s environments. And, like those early bacteria that converted the planet’s atmosphere into an oxygen bonanza, we are … more

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Global Climate Instability and Feedback Loops Require Total Mobilization

by Joris Rosse In the extreme, Climate Instability can lead to infinitely destructive and unmanageably chaotic effects, namely the irreversible runaway greenhouse. This issue deserves top priority, as it threatens all life on the Planet. Feedback Loops kick in when … more

Posted in 'Green' Building, Climate, Climate, Demand Reduction, Energy, Environmental Justice, Fossil Fuels, Holistic Health, Permaculture, Permaculture-Ecosystems, Precautionary Principle, Renewable Energy, Unsustainable Energy, Voices of the Valley |