2009 Dodge Lecture – Agriculture, Environment and Health – Vandana Shiva

welcome everyone uh… my name is Bob Lawrence I’m the director of the Center for a Livable Future and we’re very pleased to have you here for the ninth uh… annual Edward and Nancy Dodge lecture first a word about uh… uh..Ed Dodge and uh… his late wife Nancy and uh… his wife Carol who […]

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Why planting a garden is a political act | Louis-Albert De Broglie | TEDxLausanne

Translator: Nathaly Carolina Reviewer: Rhonda Jacobs Growing food. This is a red tomato – well-balanced, well-shaped, no taste, no flavour. Maybe a bit of residue of pesticides. It’s a good example and symbol of our food industry and the way the agrosystems work. Well, here you have industrial farming – destruction of the soil, pollution […]

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Vertical Farming – Does agriculture need to change?

The world is facing some major problems food security, water security species loss climate change Vertical farms have been proposed as part of the solution to these global problems But is it just another overhyped technology, with great claims but lacking in practical application? this video and go to explore these global problems, in context […]

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The next global agricultural revolution | Bruce Friedrich

In 2019, humanity received a warning: 30 of the world’s leading scientists released the results of a massive three-year study into global agriculture and declared that meat production is destroying our planet and jeopardizing global health. One of the study’s authors explained that “humanity now poses a threat to the stability of the planet … […]

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The UK Is Racing to Build the World’s First Commercial Fusion Power Plant

We’re struggling to figure out what the future of sustainable energy looks like on our planet, and there are a lot of different directions we could go. The UK, however, made a bold move when they recently announced a huge investment in a prototype fusion power facility that could be functioning as a commercial power […]

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