sustainability

sustainability

By Trent Gilliss July 01, 2013

A thoughtful meditation by a craftsman-philosopher who contemplates the human condition through the building of simple, hand-tooled coffins.

May 06, 2013

Catch highlights of Krista's interview with Andrew Zolli about taking on society’s toughest problems and making ourselves more resilient. Also read his take on where you can find God.

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August 06, 2010

Do we throw our hands up in the air or be the hummingbird? An illustrated story told by Wangari Maathai.

July 10, 2010

These short films tell the stories of — and share the perspectives of — eight family farmers who echo sentiments harbored deep within the core of most of us.

April 13, 2010

Inspired by our show with Bill McKibben, a listener and law professor reflects on tuning in to nature's reality rather than anesthetizing from it.

December 10, 2009

Need a basic primer on the history of climate change and 350ppm? Listen to Bill McKibben's explanation.

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December 09, 2009

A Yale study identified "six Americas" when it comes to climate change. Where are you on the spectrum?

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December 04, 2009

Training and employing unskilled laborers as apprentices and teaching "anyone with a work ethic" how to build.

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November 13, 2009

An inspiring video of a man who swam at the North Pole to raise awareness of climate change.

July 21, 2009

Trent Gilliss, online editor

Producers and reporters from American Public Media (SOF/Marketplace/American RadioWorks) are gathering to discuss collective climate change reporting. I will be tweeting ideas and following the comments section here.

What’s the story we want to tell, and how do we want to tell it? I’m glad to bring your suggestions into the large and small group discussions. Please help as we’re planning shows for the coming year — leading up to and following on the heels of Copenhagen conference in December.

July 08, 2008

Krista reflects on the listener response and skepticism following the 2008 rebroadcast of the Barbara Kingsolver interview.

July 01, 2008

Ojibwe teacher Keller Paap reflects on his work and the necessity of his language to adapt in order for it to flourish.

June 19, 2008

Our producer writes about the road we took to finding David Treuer's voice and creating this particular show.

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