The Windship Has Landed

The Windship Has Landed

On February 23, 2014 more than 70 people from around the world and the Philippines converged in Batug to build the first Windship the world has ever seen. A Windship is an Earthship-inspired typhoon bunker built using recycled materials employing a closed loop waste...
Pintakasi – Unconditional Community Support

Pintakasi – Unconditional Community Support

We arrived into Batug as a convoy of nine people contained in an SUV and a multicab packed full of tools, tents and supplies that were mostly donated. I would observe those little cars packed full of huge loads whilst traveling, always being amused and laughing at the...

Why I’ve Joined The Experience Institute

I’m starting a school. I decided to accept my offer to join the founding class of the Experience Institute. It’s a new kind of higher education rooted in real-world experiences. Over the course of a year, I will participate in three meetups focused on...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-qVK_JRL_jo This is awesome, it just goes to show that anyone can live completely self sufficiently even on 1/5 of an acre of land in the suburbs of a major metropolitan area.(Source: http://www.youtube.com/)

The Earth is 4.6 billion years old. Scaling to 46 YEARS, we’ve been here 4 hours and our Industrial Revolution began just 1 minute ago. In that time we’ve destroyed more than 50% of the world’s forests. This is NOT...