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78 Awesome Documentaries for Homesteaders

From honey bees to tiny houses to TEDTalks on Capitalism and Humanity’s Future, we’ve assembled a complete list of documentaries and shows on Netflix …

Portland says no way to new fossil fuel infrastructure.

Oregon’s largest city became the first in the nation to ban the building of major fossil fuel terminals and the expansion of existing ones after a …

Fossil Fuels

How food, forests, and people are connected, in 10 charts

<i>Part of a series on tackling global poverty while protecting the environment.</i><p>Environmentalists should be cheering as poor countries build up cities …

Forests

Blog – Verge Permaculture

Welcome to “How Permaculture Changed My Life”, our blog series that features personal stories from students speaking on how permaculture shaped their …

Permaculture

rocket stove mass heater

• heat your home with 80% to 90% less wood<br>• exhaust is nearly pure steam and CO2 (a little smoke at the beginning)<br>• the heat from one fire can last for …

Home Improvement

Chipped Wood | Organic Matter | Soil

8. Working With Not Against Natural Forces

Permaculture, a contraction of permanent <i>agriculture</i> but also increasingly permanent <i>culture</i>, means working with natural forces like the wind, sun, …

Permaculture

How To Build A Solar Greenhouse

Controlling temperature swings in small garden greenhouses is notoriously difficult. Greenhouses are liable to overheating in full sun and, of …

How Mushrooms Can Clean Up Radioactive Contamination - An 8 Step Plan

Many people have written me and asked more or less the same question: "What would you do to help heal the Japanese landscape around the failing …

Permaculture

What if Permaculturists Designed our Cities? Interview with Richard Register

<b>SE:</b> It seems that ecocities are permaculture on a larger scale. In what areas do you think ecocity thinkers can learn from permaculturists, and what …