For better or worse, this is the age of the human, with the choices that we make affecting the Earth on a geological scale. Such is the premise of The Anthropocene, written by Christian Schwagerl and given to me by a publicist who found my sweet spot for Doomsday literature. “Anthropocene” means “the epoch of […]
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- DOWNSIZE + RIGHT SIZE
- FOOD + FARMING
- KEEP YOUR TECH ALIVE
- OFF THE GRID
- SOLAR ENERGY
- URBAN SURVIVAL
- ZOMBIES, ETC.
There are plenty of reasons to take your tech off the grid, and SunPower could help you go solar with a $16,000 home solar pv giveaway!
It’s the end of the world, the walking dead are everywhere, but you’ve made it to your well-stocked, zombie-proofed shelter. You’re thinking everything is all well and good, and then the power goes out, probably for good. Good thing you installed those emergency lights! After all, major power utilities aren’t likely to last too long […]
The exceptional drought in California is driving up water prices and water theft, turning the West Coast into the Old West!
Sustainable restaurants in Australia and the UK are fighting food waste by sourcing the food they serve to customers from dumpsters. Really.
Meet Julie. Julie put raised garden beds in her yard after it was torn up for sewer repair. For thinking outside the box, Julie might be going to jail.
Many Americans dream of owning a tiny, off the grid cabin in the woods- but it seems too expensive, right? This one was built for just $300!
NPR is taking global population collapse mainstream- and, in case that doesn’t sound ominous enough, it means billions of people are gonna die!