Keyword: health

    I'm Right and You're an Idiot - 2nd Edition

    I'm Right and You're an Idiot - 2nd Edition

    The Toxic State of Public Discourse and How to Clean it Up

    The most pressing problem we face today is not climate change. It is pollution in the public square, where a toxic smog of adversarial rhetoric, propaganda, and polarization stifles discussion and debate, creating resistance to change and thwarting …

    related subjects: Cultural Critique
    The Mediator's Toolkit

    The Mediator's Toolkit

    Formulating and Asking Questions for Successful Outcomes

    Learn how to formulate and ask penetrating, paradigm-shifting questions for successful outcomes in any conflict.

    Knowing how to formulate and ask incisive questions to get to the core of a conflict, challenge entrenched thinking, and shift …

    related subjects: Progressive Leadership
    Essential Rainwater Harvesting

    Essential Rainwater Harvesting

    A Guide to Home-Scale System Design

    Design a rainwater harvesting system for any home in any climate.

    Water is a crucial resource increasingly under stress. Yet rainfall, even in arid climates, can make up a sizable portion of any home, acreage, or farm’s water requirements if …

    Essential Composting Toilets

    Essential Composting Toilets

    A Guide to Options, Design, Installation, and Use

    From wastestream to mainstream, a practical guide to composting toilet systems.

    Composting toilets are a key feature for local resilience, money saving, water conservation, resource recovery, septic system replacement, and an improved bathroom …

    The Aging of Aquarius

    The Aging of Aquarius

    Igniting Passion and Purpose as an Elder

    Live your passion and purpose and change the world as an empowered elder.

    Your career has wound down, the kids have moved, and your schedule is clear...for the next 30 years.

    In your youth, you cared about people and planet earth, and you had grand …

    related subjects: Social Responsibility
    Intrinsic Hope

    Intrinsic Hope

    Living Courageously in Troubled Times

    by Kate Davies
    foreword by Vicki Robin

    Climate disruption. Growing social inequality. Pollution. We are living in an era of unprecedented crises, resulting in widespread feelings of fear, despair, and grief. Now, more than ever, maintaining hope for the future is a monumental task.

    related subjects: Health and Wellness
    DIY Kombucha

    DIY Kombucha

    Sparkling Home Brew Made Easy

    Since the relatively recent introduction of kombucha onto North American supermarket shelves, this healthy sparkling beverage has exploded in popularity. But can it be brewed at home, with the same tasty, healthy results?

    With this straightforward, …

    related subjects: Food & Gardening
    The Secret Life of Your Microbiome

    The Secret Life of Your Microbiome

    Why Nature and Biodiversity are Essential to Health and Happiness

    For too long our bodies have been viewed as capsules, sealed off and protected from "bugs" by our immune systems and an arsenal of antibiotics, pesticides, processed foods, and anti-bacterial soaps. The more insulated from nature, the better.

    The …

    related subjects: Health and Wellness