Italy’s Mount Etna Is Erupting, And It’s Magnificent

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Dakota Access Pipeline Protesters Abandon Camp After Trespassing Threat

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The Earth Is Not Flat, Mr. Trump

The question is not whether climate change exists but what to do about it. It is difficult to find a respected scientist in the United States or around the world who disputes man-made contributions to climate change, certainly not the thousands of scientists first organized by the United Nations in the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate…

Trump Signs Executive Order Urging Dismantling Of Clean Water Rule

President Donald Trump is making good on a campaign promise to reverse a key environmental achievement of former President Barack Obama. Trump on Tuesday signed an executive order targeting the controversial Waters of the United States rule, also known as the Clean Water Rule, as he advances his assault on the Environmental Protection Agency and environmental protections….

Can Agroecology Bring Jobs To America’s Heartlands?

The introduction of the new book from Food First and Groundswell International “Fertile Ground: Scaling agroecology from the ground up” offers a bold statement, “There are about 2.5 billion people in the world, on 500 million farms, involved with smallholder family agriculture and food production. Their creative capacity to farm productively and sustainably with nature,…

The Disruption And Global Transformation Of The Energy Industry

Co-Authored by Andreas Fornwald, CEO Grünwald Technologies & Sloan MBA The first hit was the computer mainframe industry in the 1980s, then the conventional camera business of the 1990s was transmogrified followed by the telecommunication industry in the 2000s: and now it is the turn of the electric power utilities to take their place on…