Number of times all slinkys ever made could wrap around the earth...
YES! but How?: Paper vs Plastic Grocery Bags, Fleas, Tooth Powder, Cleaning Glass, Blue Fingerpaint
letter from the editor. The future the Balkan peoples, and the Balkan’s nature depends mainly on its citizens, on their decision to create, participate in, and support active movements, societies, and networks of cooperation and solidarity
Frankenfood, terminator technology, genetic engineering, agriculture and Monsanto.
Is the freedom we have in the West to do as we please, to make enough money to distance ourselves from our families, to have fewer and fewer challenges to our comfort and our control over our lives, really freedom?
Resources for livable communities, walkable communities, and better public transport.
"A city should be a place of exuberance and exaltation of the human spirit, a place for celebration and public 'happenings', for rich and easy encounter, for relaxation and enjoyment." E.R.Wickham
genetic engineering, pesticides, USDA, sustainable agriculture, food security
One reader writes: The positive side of this transportation crisis? It’s as simple as riding a bike. . .
A multi-cultural coalition can lead the way to greener and more vibrant cities that work for all residents, says Carl Anthony in this interview with YES! executive editor, Sarah van Gelder.
David Korten, Paul Hawken, dialogue, corporate futures, sustainable business, post-corporate world
Although public opinion has turned against the use of landmines, a large number remain active, a lethal reminder of wars long over. One group of Americans and Vietnamese are removing landmines and restoring an indigenous ecosystem ...
Pounds of beef the average American consumes per year, and more...
Book Review: Song for the Blue Ocean by Carl Safina
ON GOOD LAND: The Autobiography of an Urban Farm by Michael Ableman
Heirloom seeds, moths, non-toxic cleaners for tile paneling and bathtubs.
resource guide, what you can do to build a new economy
What a disillusioned pre-med student learned from a wacky doctor's serious dream
Civic Economy - the economy as a social system, human interaction value as a social product
some no-regrets tips and suggestions you can do now that will make your home and community more sustainable
As the largest single tract of virgin timberland in Wisconsin, the 218,552 heavily forested acres of Menominee tribal land are bound to stand out.
Multilateral Agreement on Investment (MAI) in terms everyone can understand- while telling you what's at stake for your community
Over the nearly 600 years since the onset of the Commercial Revolution, we have as a species learned a great deal about the making of money and we have created powerful institutions and technologies dedicated to its accumulation. But in our quest for money, we forgot how to live.
Football fans in Wisconsin, Appalachian chefs, Mexico City's poor, Finnish villagers, and west coast fishers -- all are creating economies unique to their cultures and eco-systems