Are you seriously supposed to share those black-market antibiotics that you worked REALLY hard to acquire with whatever random person happens to get strep throat after SHTF? In the 2013 post-Apocalyptic film Goodbye World, the answer is yes. In Goodbye World, we’ll ignore the suspiciously gaudy affluence of a multi-storied off-the-grid home run by two […]
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- OFF THE GRID
- URBAN SURVIVAL
- ZOMBIES, ETC.
As a welcome slap in the face to smaller towns like Oak Park, Michigan, and Leawood, Kansas, that bafflingly prohibit such healthy, pro-community projects as vegetable gardens and Little Free Libraries in property owners’ own front yards, Chicago, Illinois is permitting property owners in greater Englewood to purchase city-owned vacant lots at $1 per parcel, and […]
This blog is about being ready for anything- from hurricanes to zombies. If you’re a fan of Moon Crash, you know that death by moon is a lot more likely.
Read on for simple ways you can help the environment, while saving a few bucks and reconnecting with your community in the process.
Two awesome sharing services, TaskRabbit and reCrib, recently joined forces to make it easier for parents of small children to reduce waste and save time without adding a million extra errands to their day.
To help you explore the new and exciting sharing economy, we’ve collected four collaborative consumption trends poised to explode in the next year.
Just in time for Turkey Day, the folks at peer-to-peer service Zimride put together an infographic outlining the cost of Thanksgiving travel (as well as a few tips for how ridesharing can make it even cheaper).
A new study found that a good 80 percent of British citizens are happier when they share.