Using the Social Internet to Facilitate Democracy


Climate, Conscience, and Atmospheric Carbon


Fly Less, Videoconference More


Two Extraordinary Works About Nature


Planetary Thinking


City Dwellers Live Longer, Save More by Driving Less


News and Views -- August 30, 2007


The Challenges of China's Rapid Urban Growth


Maximixing the Impacts of the Green Lifestyle


Greening Air Travel


Purple Rain Comes to Planet Earth


Some Hopeful Efforts on the Gulf Coast, Post-Katrina


The Eat Local Challenge


News and Views -- August 29, 2007


Fighting Street Harassment of Women in India


Beijing Olympics: A Katrina Moment?


Mapping the Undesirable


Dissecting the New Gilded Age in America


Carbon Offset Buyers Go Beyond Surface Green


Two Efforts to Empower Women in Uganda and India


Mobile Phones and an Urban Garden of the Commons


News and Views -- August 28, 2007


Hope, Not Fear, Inspires Change


Top Worldchanging Stories for August 16-22, 2007


Worldchanging Needs Designers


Cliff Figallo and the Evolution of Virtual Community


Getting the Dirty Out of Dry Cleaning


China's Environmental Crisis Is Not China's Alone


News and Views -- August 27, 2007


Greening the Burn


Nothing is Simple, Not Even Biofuels


Efficiency Measures Could Cut Data Center, Server Energy Use by Half


Regulated Fool’s Milk Meadow


Link Round-Up


Britain Bans Ads for Fast Food, Eggs


Kill Pixels, Not People


Factoring Sustainability Into Alberta's Tar Sands Project


News and Views -- August 24, 2007


Emerald City: An Environmental History of Seattle


Western Canada/US Cross-Border Pact Sets GHG Reduction Targets


In Greenhouse Gas Equivalencies, Florida = The U.K.


Climate Pricing 101


News and Views -- August 23, 2007


Bourbon, Beer and Biofuel


A Midwife for Every Afghan Mother


Where's Global Warming on the U.S. Political Agenda?


News and Views -- August 22, 2007


China Eco-Cities Update


De-car-ing in Los Angeles


Eco-Tech on the Science Channel


Tracking Cyclists, Avid and Otherwise


Hiking by Transit


The Green Man


Time Banks: Collaborative Capacity Building, Web 2.0-Style


News and Views -- August 21, 2007


Sustainability and Empathy


Sensors, Robots and Rivers


The Morrinho Project at the Venice Biennale


Sign Up for the Worldchanging Newsletter


Solar Cooking: An Experiment With Mixed Results


Understanding blogs


News and Views -- August 20, 2007


A Case for Sustainable Reconstruction In Pisco


SlaveCity: The Board Room


Forest Preservation Strikes a Chord with Guitar Makers


Lunar Ark


LEED and Modular and Infill, Oh My!


Block Parties and the Hyperlocal Urban Dweller


Building Community Through Lunch


Paper + Nanotubes = Reeeally Thin Batteries


Nepal's Home-Grown, Micro-scale, Appropriate Technology Brings Energy to Millions. Pass It On.


Two Years After Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans Still Hurts


News and Views -- August 17, 2007


Congestion as Incentive


Calories, Fat, and...Carbon Dioxide?


Greenhouse Development Rights: Climate-Clean and Fair?


News and Views -- August 16, 2007


BoGo Lights: Help Light the World


The 11th Hour Generation "Gets to Completely Change This World"


World Breastfeeding Week


News and Views -- August 15, 2007


Of Muscle Tone and Mixing Meds: Should Athletic Doping Be Legal?


Micki Krimmel teaches the UK about online video


Newly-discovered current links southern Indian, Pacific and Atlantic oceans


Rocky Mountain Institute Turns 25: The Distributed Generation of Amory Lovins’ Brainpower


The Tech-Savvy Kids Are Alright


Mesquite: It's a Floor Wax and a Dessert Topping


$100 Laptop, Meet The $100 Desktop


The Future of Carsharing


Offshoring Emissions, Historical Carbon and Climate Imperialism


News and Views - August 14, 2007


South-South Design Flourishes at MIT Summit


Podcast: Paul “Moose” Curtis


NYC plays crucial role in global seed-banking project


Preserving Tibet's Endangered Music


From Playground to Info Portal


Local v. Imported--How Do We Decide?


Vote for the Internet of Your Choice


Incremental Infrastructure


A Quiet Future on the Finnish Archipelago


Boost a "Green" Business


Colonizing Planet Earth


The SUV Count: The Results Are In


Core77's One Hour Design Challenge


World Future Council: "This Stuff's Smart. Copy it."


Free Geek, e-waste and getting a green computer


The Worldchanging Bookshelf


Even Newsweek Says The Debate Is Over


Onward


Rural Biogas, Global Carbon Market


Travel Lightly


Barnyard Biodiversity, Heirloom Crops and the Future


Four Freedoms, Four Changes and the Earth Charter


The Declaration of Stewardship


US Farming: Two Views


A Vote For Working At Home


Sustainable Living Services


Assertiveness Training for Women


Community Project: Fair Trade Fashion From Cambodia


Britain's Girl Guides: Let's Talk About Sex


Envirofit: Retrofitting the Two-Stroke Engine


A Truly African Green Revolution


Getting past the echoes


What Does REACH Mean For Products?


Variable Environment


Living green in Barcelona (Part 2): From brownfield regeneration to home solar


A Map of Worldchanging's Favorite Online Destinations


A Car-Free Future?


100 Years of Abrupt Climate Changes


Non-Energy Benefits, Energy Efficiency in Buildings


Transportation Innovations from American Cities