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Native Americans: Portraits From a Century Ago

In the early 1900s, Seattle-based photographer Edward S. Curtis embarked on a project of epic scale, to travel the western United States and document the lives of Native Americans still untouched by Western society. Curtis secured funding from J.P. Morgan, and visited more than 80 tribes over the …

The Ralph Steadman Breaking Bad Blu-ray Covers Are Amazing

Perfection, of course<p><b>Ralph Steadman,</b> the gonzo illustrator who so perfectly brought Hunter S. Thompson's wild exploits to life all while etching in our brains his expansive, chaotic ink-blot splatter style, has teamed up with <i>Breaking Bad</i>'s Vince Gilligan to create the covers for forthcoming …

Bio-digital, interactive Urban Algae Canopy produces a small forest's worth of oxygen (Video)

Can biology and architecture come together to create new and compelling forms and functions? We've seen concepts before like biomemetic architecture, …

How Mushrooms Can Save the World

Crusading mycologist Paul Stamets says fungi can clean up everything from oil spills to nuclear meltdowns.<p>By Kenneth Miller|Friday, May 31, …

How 3D-printing 10 buildings in a day could help China clean up mountains of waste

WinSun<p><i>This post has been corrected.</i><p>Perhaps one of the reasons many think 3D printing is overhyped is that much of the attention has focused on printing things like human organs and guns. Meanwhile, the real innovation that will make manufacturing many orders of magnitude cheaper is a tad less …

Engineering

How to Start a Vertical Garden

Vertical gardens are an alternative for gardeners who don't have a lot of horizontal space, want to cover an unattractive wall, or just want something different.<p>Vertical gardens are an alternative for gardeners who don't have a lot of horizontal space, want to cover an unattractive wall, or just …

Mushroom Cultivation for Dryland Environments at Ampersand Sustainable Learning Center, Cerrillos

6-8pm<p>36 White Wolf Rd. <br>Cerrillos, NM <br>US<p>Phone: 780-0535<br>Website: Click to Visit<p>Cost:<p>$10-$30<p>Ages:<p>ALL-AGES!<p>Contact:<p>Peter McCoy<p>Phone: 360-561-5612<br>Website: …

Researchers developing reactor powered by nuclear waste

Nuclear energy could have curbed C02 emissions long ago if not for one problem: the waste is toxic for over 100,000 years. That's quite a commitment for humanity, but Hitachi thinks it has the answer: burn the spent fuel in small reactors to generate more power. That would produce manageable waste …

Want Your Crops To Survive Extreme Heat and Drought? Add Fungus

The future of agriculture may be plant-fungus symbiosis, writes Issie Lapowsky for WIRED<p>The global population continues to grow, and climate change is already tangibly reducing food harvests. Can agriculture adapt to be both more productive and more resilient?<p>One answer to that question may be "add …

Yellowstone National Park

Kurzweil: Solar Energy Will Be Unlimited And Free In 20 Years

At present, solar power accounts for a scant 0.23% of US energy consumption, and about 1% of energy consumption worldwide.<p>However, the artificial-intelligence pioneer points out that solar power use has been doubling every two years over the past three decades, as well as consistently dropping in …

Singularity

Designer Bernardo Urbina Makes Unique Furniture From Debris To Help Typhoon Victims

Furniture designer Bernardo Urbina from Costa Rica turns wood scraps to one-of-a-kind pieces of furniture. He has created a new furniture line and …

Ecodrain

1<p>Saving Money<p>Assumes 3 - 10 minute showers per day. Savings can be higher or lower depending on specific conditions.<p>2<p>Reducing Your Annual Carbon …

Urban Permaculture

Geoff Lawton's Online Permaculture Earthworks Course

Permaculture with Jack Spirko Part 16 - A Survival House and Survival Garden Permaculture Style

Permaculture with Jack Spirko Part 15 - Simple Terraces Turned into Woody Beds

Permaculture with Jack Spirko Part 14 - Easy Terrace Construction

Permaculture with Jack Spirko Part 13 - Understanding the Hydrology of Swales

Permaculture with Jack Spirko Part 11 - Understanding Zones

Permaculture with Jack Spirko Part 12 - Zone Flexability 1

Permaculture with Jack Spirko Part 10 - Rebounding Energy

Permaculture with Jack Spirko Part 9 - Hugelkultur Basics

Permaculture with Jack Spirko Part 8 - Countour Garden Beds

Permaculture with Jack Spirko Part 7 - Large Scale Swales

Permaculture with Jack Spirko Part 6 - Polyculture

Permaculture with Jack Spirko Part 5 - Forest Layers

Permaculture with Jack Spirko Part 4 - Design Systems

Permaculture with Jack Spirko Part 3 - The Third Ethic

Permaculture with Jack Spirko Part 2 - Ethics

Permaculture with Jack Spirko Part 1 - Introduction