Why Architects Need to Get Dir...

Oct 18, 2018 by

The new book The Architecture of Closed Worlds: Or, What Is the Power of Shit? offers lessons for today by looking at Biosphere 2, 1970s ecohouses, and other microworlds.

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Don’t despair: the clima...

Oct 15, 2018 by

After the panicky IPCC report on climate change, it’s easy for pessimism to set in – but…

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Business case for climate acti...

Oct 11, 2018 by

A new global report from scientists amounts to an urgent call for the world to act…

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7 Suppressed Technologies That...

Oct 8, 2018 by

The world is steeped in poverty with precious little achieved in the way of real humanitarian advancement.

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Camp Amazon: Inside the ‘...

Oct 7, 2018 by

So much of the climate change story is reported from a high altitude.

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The Solar Singularity: A Statu...

Oct 6, 2018 by

he U.S. and the world have been on an impressive path to a mostly renewable electricity system over the last few decades.

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6 Charts Showing the Renewable...

Oct 6, 2018 by

Why build gas peakers when solar or wind plus energy storage is cheaper?

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Simple Steps to Living a Green...

Sep 26, 2018 by

Going green and living a more sustainable life doesn’t…

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Buy It For Life: Best Products...

Sep 25, 2018 by

We’ve all heard someone claim that products just aren’t made like they used to be…

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Can We Save The Planet? An Int...

Sep 25, 2018 by

How To Preserve The Long-term Health and Wellbeing Of All Earth’s Inhabitants.

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A concept you learned in middl...

Sep 18, 2018 by

A scientist and a diplomat walked into the Global Climate Action Summit…

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4 Groundbreaking Announcements...

Sep 15, 2018 by

Over the past three days, more than 4,000 people have gathered…

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We could shift to sustainabili...

Sep 6, 2018 by

The costs of the status quo keep rising;

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California wants all of its el...

Sep 4, 2018 by

If you want to get electricity generated by fossil fuels in California…

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NOW MADE PUBLIC—AGENDA 2030 SE...

Sep 1, 2018 by

2015 was the year when countries shaped and adopted a NEW development agenda…

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On climate change, it’s time t...

Aug 30, 2018 by

It is time for us to panic about global warming.

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The EPA’s coal plan is a ripof...

Aug 26, 2018 by

[Translate] MANDEL NGAN / AFP / Getty Images RADICAL HONESTY By Nathanael Johnson grist The Trump administration’s newest proposal to...

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Amid plutonium fears, schools ...

Aug 23, 2018 by

[Translate] This Land is Your Land Colorado A nearby town is suing over fears that the land, once home to a nuclear weapons facility,...

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Fracking is destroying U.S. wa...

Aug 17, 2018 by

[Translate] Toxic wastewater from fracking jumps 14-fold from 2011 to 2016 — and it may get 50 times bigger by 2030. Joe Romm think...

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Inspiring Urban Farm Grows an ...

Aug 17, 2018 by

[Translate] Carolanne Wright Contributing Writer for  Wake Up World With food prices steadily rising over the last several years, by...

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‘We’re doomed̵...

Aug 12, 2018 by

[Translate] Patrick Barkham    theguardian.com The 86-year-old social scientist says accepting the impending end of most life on...

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Geoengineering Would Hurt Eart...

Aug 8, 2018 by

[Translate] by Kristin Houser August 8, 2018 Earth & Energy GETTING HANDS-ON. Think geoengineering is a great way to reverse the...

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Honorable Mention: Hydroformed...

Aug 7, 2018 by

[Translate] 2018 R+D AWARDS Honorable Mention: Hydroformed Shading, a Metal Feature Shaped by Water For Harvard University’s...

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Trump administration lifts ban...

Aug 4, 2018 by

[Translate] Environmentalists say lifting the restriction poses a grave threat to pollinating insects Reuters The Trump...

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This Is the Whole Banana’Sprin...

Aug 3, 2018 by

[Translate] Part One1979–1982   nytimes Rafe Pomerance in 1983. J. Scott Applewhite/Associated Press 1.‘ The first suggestion to Rafe...

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MINI LIVING’s urban cabin embr...

Jul 31, 2018 by

[Translate] MINI LIVING’s urban cabin continues its global tour at the Los Angeles Design Festival 2018, following installations...

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‘Electrification of Everything...

Jul 31, 2018 by

[Translate] GRID EDGE “Higher overall efficiency of electric technologies is one reason that power demand does not grow even faster.”...

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Power Struggle for Aggressive ...

Jul 30, 2018 by

[Translate] By John Addison   meetingoftheminds.org One hundred U.S. cities have committed to 100 percent renewable energy (RE); some...

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America spends over $20bn per ...

Jul 30, 2018 by

[Translate] While we need to leave fossil fuels in the ground, America is giving the fossil fuel industry billions to extract more...

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