Self-sufficiency

Cabin on the Border is an off-grid shelter with walls that open on pulleys

A system of pulleys are used to raise and lower sections of the walls of this prefabricated cabin on the border between Turkey and Greece, allowing …

Architecture

Liberal war on work

<b>ANALYSIS/OPINION:</b><p>Once upon a time, work for welfare was a pretty accepted notion. In 1996, Bill Clinton signed a strict workfare bill that was so …

Simple Living

3 Strength Training Hacks for Women

Listen up ladies – it’s time to stop pretending that you like the elliptical machine! Yes, we know that a lot of women are dying to replace their …

Exercise

10 Tips for the Overwhelmed Beginner Prepper

Beginner preppers often feel overwhelmed when they first begin walking down that path of prepping and self-sufficiency. There is so much information …

Survivalism

From Gun Control to Migration Harry Styles' $1.2m Donation Makes Statement on US Society

In a world where authenticity is a prized asset celebrities often find a challenge to provide it as they are directed towards supporting uncontroversial global charities. Harry Styles has bucked the trend however by announcing his support of a series of local organisations and, in the midst of that …

Gun Control

Politicians love to talk about “survival of the fittest.” They don’t know what that means

<b>(Getty Images)</b><p>The GOP espouses the myth of social Darwinism to justify destroying the welfare state — even as they eschew biology<p>M.T. Anderson<p>July 22, 2018 11:00pm (UTC)<p>Predation is in fashion right now. The signs are everywhere, saturating this country’s popular culture. For a couple of decades, …

Culture

IN PICTURES | This holiday home in the Klein Karoo is romantically rustic

This young family’s off-the-grid bush escape in the Klein Karoo blends a modern campaign style with Provençal sensibility

Off-grid

Google Glass-based solutions can help autistic children around the world- Technology News, Firstpost

Google Glass — an eye-wearable device that made headlines in 2015 but failed in the consumer technology space — has now rekindled the hopes of …

Autism

Phitsanulok villages reject B2.8m tourism promotion budget

A rough road to three villages in Chattrakan district in Phitsanulok province needs repairs, but the tourism budget does not address the problem for …

Tourism

Asia-Pacific may meet only one out of 17 SDGs by 2030, warns UN official

He noted that the success on the Millennium Development Goals, to some degree, could be attributed to China's poverty reduction and its efforts in …

Asia Pacific

Bryce Visits Doug at his Off-Grid Tiny Home

Bryce Langston visits with Doug, an architect in Wanaka, New Zealand, designed and built his own tiny home. Wanaka is a popular ski and summer resort …

Off-grid

Food Forest Design (Sustainable Design Series #2)

Event Details<p><b>Start:</b> 22 July 2018 1:00 pm• <b><br>End:</b> 22 July 2018 4:00 pm• <b><br>Categories:</b> Workshops<p>Description<p>Interested in learning more about how exactly food …

Sustainable Design

pioneer

​<p>Glamping Cabins<p>Pioneer Organic Farm & Glamping is located on the sun-bathed hills just above Grand Forks. Offering Chalets and Canvas Wall Tents for …

Off-grid

Nebraska tribe becomes solar power leader in Midwest

The Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska already boasts 400 kilowatts of installed solar panels, more than nearly any other Midwestern American Indian …

Business

Elon Musk Believes Artificial Intelligence And Weaponized Robots Will Start World War III

World War III? Even Putin believes the dangers associated with artificial intelligence and weaponized robots are real.Elon Musk now believes …

Artificial Intelligence

For sale: live-work haven and glampers paradise

Acorn Glade, melbourne, near York<p>Price: £840,000<p>www.doorsteps.co.uk<p>This award-winning glamping business has a lot to offer those looking for a …

Off-grid

Sailing teaches lessons of self-sufficiency better than most sports

East Lyme — Somewhere past the romance of sailing on the blue and bright clear waters comes the wave over the bow and straight to the face. Sailing …

Sailing

‘Rice import dependence compromising Philippine food security’

A consumer group claimed the country’s continuing dependence on rice importation as well as the proposed rice tariff would only place the Filipino …

Agriculture

Tehachapi Sawmill House

Utilizing off-grid systems and sustainable materials, the Tehachapi Sawmill House is a refreshing approach to desert living. The home is modeled …

Architecture

Which Survival Rifle Would Be Best For Your Own Self-Defense?

A survival rifle is a weapon that you can easily carry in your bug out bag and use with limited defensive capabilities.Let’s talk about these …

Off-grid

Camping Lite: A Plywood Camp House in Scarborough, South Africa

On the remote Cape Point Nature Reserve in Scarborough, South Africa, sits an elegant compound built for a family of four by architects Matthew …

Off-grid

How pay-as-you-go solar solutions can electrify Africa — and generate profits for you

Over 1.1 billion people have no access to electricity worldwide. Instead, they rely on kerosene lamps, candles, and inefficient cookstoves, which by themselves cause health and environmental problems. In Africa, alone, around 600 million people are left in the dark.<p>Yet, for many people where basic …

Off-grid

5 Mistakes Beginners Make When Booking a Surf Trip

We’ve ask the experts to highlight the most common blunders, so that your next trip is nothing but good vibes and waves for days.<p>Salt water can cure …

Aquatic Sports

Veterans One-stop Center of WNY offers on-site legal services

Veterans and their families will now have access to on-site legal services at the Veterans One-Stop Center of WNY. The Veterans One-stop Center …

Legal Services

Trump declares victory in war on poverty in order to punish the poor

To the long list of lies President Trump thinks he can make true just by repeating them (“The largest audience ever,” “North Korea has agreed to …

Poverty

Why the Cook Islands fears rich-country status

MOST political leaders play up their country’s economic performance. Those on the Cook Islands, a collection of 15 islets spread over 2m square …

New Zealand

Trust the Process: A Journey to Self-Sufficiency

Though Tobin is grateful for the guidance he received from all these individuals, he owes everything that he is today to Chrysalis. Chrysalis, with …

Los Angeles

Sustainable energy and investor returns

Long-term strategies can plug in to wind and solar power growth says M&G fund manager Alex Araujo<p>Alex Araujo<p>M&G fund manager<p>Travelling around the countryside today, it may not be too long before you pass a cluster of wind turbines or a field of solar panels. Whatever you think of the aesthetic …

Renewable Energy

India pushing on Sustainable Devolvement: Akbaruddin

India is "pushing ahead" on its national efforts to meet Sustainable Devolvement Goals by undertaking one of the highest rates of renewable energy …

India

Frome Meadow Campsite, Dorset

A magical riverside retreat near Dorset’s Jurassic Coast.<p>Few outdoors experiences satisfy our appetite for adventure like a spot of wild swimming. On …

Hiking