Inspiration for Sustainable Life
Earthworks board member, Marianne Peters, shares the things that have inspired her to seek a more sustainable life. Maybe she will inspire you too!
A very good summary of the problem from the Union of Concerned Scientists
From the EPA, an excellent summary with many links for further exploration.
Food and the Environment
Click here to learn what genetically engineered food is all about.
Click here for a truly excellent, thought-provoking video from the 2006 Princeton University Conference on Food, Ethics and the Environment. The presentation (about 60 minutes total) is by Peter Singer, author of The Way We Eat: Why Our Food Choices Matter and Eric Schlosser, author of Fast Food Nation. Settle into your chair with a cup of tea and learn about our everyday food. [This presentation contains some disturbing information and graphics concerning livestock raising practices in the USA. ]