Read Labels

[powerpress url=”/story_archives/audio/read_labels.mp3″] If your gramma couldn’t pronounce it, well, you might not want to eat it. With over 80,000 largely untested, man-made chemicals in use today, whole, organic food is still known as one of gramma’s best medicines. Non-organic factory foods, routinely made with chemicals known to increase shelf life and sales, damage our health […]

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, […]

Energy Innovations

As the end of the petroleum age and cheap energy increasingly affect lifestyles and pocketbooks, entrepreneurs are leading the way to energy independence with innovations like affordable printed solar panels, highly efficient solar water heaters, and hybrid and electric cars capable of recharging from solar power generated from your home!  Tune in to hear about […]

Mileage

[powerpress url=”/story_archives/audio/mileage.mp3″] Its no secret that motor vehicles cause major amounts of air pollution. NASA’s Goddard Institute states that the combined US transport sector burns about 138 billion gallons of oil into our finite air space each year and is one of the world’s biggest sources of pollution. Its easy to forget but there is […]

Petro Fast

[powerpress url=”/story_archives/audio/petro_fast.mp3″] This is a story of a city guy from the ‘burbs’, finding his way out of a commercial, petroleum based, urban bubble to live locally and in balance with the biosphere. While we may be at the peak of automatic comfort, citizens of all ages are learning to appreciate the sense of well […]