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Global Footprint Network. Advancing the Science of Sustainability The Ecological Footprint: Accounting for a Small Planet In this documentary style film, Mathis Wackernagel introduces the Ecological Footprint and, in 30 minutes, paints a picture of our current global situation.
– January 2, 2011 Posted in: Global Climate Change ‘Coalition of the Willing’ is an animated film that offers a response to the major problem of our time: how to galvanize and enlist the global public in the fight against climate change. The 13 minute film, crafted by a collaborating network of 24 moving image artists from around the world, explores how we could use new Internet technologies to leverage the powers of activists, experts, and ordinary citizens in collaborative ventures to combat climate change. Through analysis of swarm activity and the keys to social revolution, ‘Coalition of the Willing’ makes a case for the new online activism and explains how to hand the fight against global climate change to the people. And while the suggested solutions at the end of video haven’t yet been architected, few would disagree that any hope to reverse climate change lies in the utilization of the powerful connectivity tools we now have at our fingertips.
What is your signature innovation, your new idea, in one sentence? The Terra is a systemic monetary innovation that realigns financial interests with sustainability.
DIGDEEP is building sustainable water projects with local partners and affected communities that harness the power of a human rights-based approach to development for thousands of beneficiaries.
All over, it seems, architects are thinking about how to plan for the realities of climate change. Some designers have risen to that challenge by imagining how conventional forms of architecture might become more adaptive and resilient in the face of high water, as in the Skygrove high-rise concept design by HWKN Architects of New York. Other architects, such as those at the Dutch firm Waterstudio.
The Natural Way of Farming: Masanobu Fukuoka
Bio Peter Calthorpe Peter Calthorpe has practiced architecture since 1972 and founded Calthorpe Associates in 1983.
Veta la Palma is an aquaculture farm located on an island in the Guadalquivir river, 10 miles (16 km) inland from the Atlantic Ocean in Seville province of Spain .
ALUNA is made by and with the KOGI, a genuine lost civilization hidden on an isolated triangular pyramid mountain in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Colombia, nearly five miles high, on the Colombian-Caribbean coast.
Reality is Broken explains the science behind why games are good for us – why they make us happier, more creative, more resilient, and better able to lead others in world-changing efforts. But some games are better for us than others, and there is too much of a good thing.
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Mar 28 On Humanity Becoming Wiser 1/4 Education Holism Issues: Forget the global perspective for a moment.