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Although winter is still very much upon us, it’s hard to not let one’s mind daydream about the floral scents and w…<p>Get ready for grill season. This …

Común Tierra: A Journey Through the Sustainable Communities of Latin America

My girlfriend, Lauren, and I spent an incredible two years travelling overland from Mexico to Argentina visiting permaculture projects. A huge help …

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Runa Foundation | Our Work

As a non-profit, Runa Foundation sees beyond supply chains and brings together the resources needed to create markets that, at their core, benefit …

Can Paris Climate Talks Help These People a World Away?

PORCIOSA, Colombia<p>Drought has been deadly for indigenous people in Colombia's desert peninsula, underscoring a global crisis: People will be forced from their homes as weather turns more extreme.<p>Seventeen-year-old Virginia Pushaina drops an orange bucket into the murky depths of an open pit to …

Ecuador’s “Superleaf” Tea: Could It Replace Your Afternoon Coffee?

Guayusa reportedly has health benefits for those who drink it as a brew and economic benefits for the indigenous people who grow it.<p>For the Kichwa people of the Ecuadorian Amazon, teatime isn't an afternoon tradition that pairs dainty finger sandwiches with porcelain cups. Instead, it begins at 3 …

Crop Wild Relatives

Over the next decades, the world is expected to experience climate change that will likely bring about more extreme weather such as higher average …

Fungus: The Plastic of the Future

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Urban Algae Farm Gobbles Up Highway Air Pollution

A French and Dutch design firm has come up with an elegantly simple way to harness the wonderful power of nature in order to clean up the …

3 Amazing Bio Materials That Are Growing A More Sustainable World

Imagine a future of plastics that feed off landfill gas and bricks made without fire.<p>For the last decade, as brands have worked to reduce their environmental footprint, bio-based alternatives to a number of synthetic materials and processes have become more common (take the flimsy compostable …

Growing products from fungus could be the start of a "biotechnological revolution"

<b>Dezeen and MINI Frontiers:</b> Amsterdam designer Maurizio Montalti explains how biological organisms such as fungi could be harnessed to create new …