Education

Biodiesel

U.S. dependence on fossil fuels has become an environmental, economic, and political liability. Most of us believe the problem is out of our hands. Some people are taking up the challenge to save the biosphere in personal sized increments with the growing bio-diesel movement. Find out how and why citizens are powering their diesel cars, […] Find out more

Half Plan

The numbers are in. Conservation of energy is proving to be the lowest fruit on the eco-tree. With costs soaring, it makes sense to save energy because many simple conservation efforts can pay for themselves in a short time… and can reduce climate-changing emissions. Tune in to find out about one man’s innovative plan to […] Find out more

Near Zero Energy Homes

Countless homeowners, businesses and institutions are making the shift toward energy sustainability, and many are starting with their homes.  Armed with a growing set of effective renewable energy systems a growing percentage of Americans are investing in passive and active solar homes that are designed to prioritize energy efficiency. State and federal tax credits are […] Find out more

Nature Studies for Kids

Our youth hold vital potential as a wellspring of positive change in a world challenged by environmental pollution and destruction. Educators have repeatedly shown that children who are exposed to the wonders, beauty, balance and interconnectedness of nature, grow up respecting the natural world and being better stewards of the earth.  Join us to hear […] Find out more

WWOOFers – W.W.O.O.F

Food.  How often do we think about where it comes from?  Most of our food in the US comes from corporate, industrial agriculture. The misuse of pesticides, herbicides, and chemical fertilizers creates major environmental problems.  The health of the soil, ecosystems, farmers and laborers, and entire communities are at risk.  Many people take this threat […] Find out more