Saturday, December 10, 2011

Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon region has fallen to its lowest in 23 years. The government said that the decrease is due to their tougher stance against illegal logging.
"Zero-Energy" construction standards from Europe slowly make their way to the US.

New Potential for up-cycling.

Starbucks is about to unveil a new store in Seattle built mostly of four used shipping containers.
An article on how we have already begun adjusting to climate change, even you don't believe in it.

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

News and updates on Tim DeChristopher.
Some great TED talks-

Eben Bayer on the possibilities of mushrooms replacing Styrofoam.

New York Times food writer Mark Bittman discusses our food system, it's history, future and whats wrong with it.

Graham Hill talks about the benefits of being taking meat out of our diets, and why he's a "weekday vegetarian."