What is wrong with our food systems?
Extrusion containers press the garden waste into endless benches which can be shortened to any length. After a season or two it returns to nature in form of compost. Studio JURGENBEY for Droog Design 1999
"Just the thought of “going green” can make you feel blue. Trying to live sustainably sounds like a whole lot of work and a whole lot of deprivation. Well, Josh Piven aims to both shrink your carbon footprint and soothe your eco-anxiety. In a guidebook that’s as funny as it is practical, Piven shows you how to green every room of the house—and have a good time doing it.
A great short read that incorporates the view of spirituality on how the Earth works.
Take a day in a hammock and read this. : )
Did You Know?
There are about 100 million households in the U.S. alone, and each household uses about 11,000 KWh electricity per year. It takes one pound of coal to generate 1KWh of electricity. The electricity generated in the U.S. is roughly 50% coal, 25% natural gas, 25% other (nuclear + hydroelectric + renewable). Power generation is somewhat regional – do you know what’s in your area?
A 100W light bulb left on for 10 hours burns one pound of coal.