Category Archives: Environment

Tree Cathedral | Atlas Obscura

The Italian artist Giuliano Mauri was known for creating “natural architecture” by blending organic materials such as branches into large-scale outdoor works of environmental art that were, because of the nature of the pieces he worked with, temporary. Building on … Continue reading

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Requiem for a Glacier | A\J – Canadas Environmental Voice

WHAT DO YOU GET when you put one innovative BC artist, a passionate curator, fifty musicians, and fifty porters, sound techs and camera operators on a melting glacier slated for controversial development as a four-season ski resort?You get “Requiem for … Continue reading

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Chris Hedges: The Power of Imagination – Truthdig

Those in the premodern world who hoarded possessions and refused to redistribute supplies and food, who turned their backs on the weak and the sick, who lived exclusively for hedonism and their own power, were despised. Those in modern society … Continue reading

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Local food entrepreneurs take on Big Food in Australia | Guardian Sustainable Business | Guardian Professional

Local food entrepreneurs take on Big Food in Australia | Guardian Sustainable Business | Guardian Professional.

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Hope Is What We Become in Action, by Center for Ecoliteracy

I love to quote the dear, now deceased, Hermann Scheer, the great German environmental leader, who reminded people that the sun provides us 15,000 times the daily dose of energy compared to what we\’re currently using in fossil fuel. Hit … Continue reading

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