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The Story of Stuff

The Story of Stuff

From its extraction through sale, use and disposal, all the stuff in our lives affects communities at home and abroad, yet most of this is hidden from view.

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The Power of Community:  How Cuba Survived Peak Oil

The Power of Community: How Cuba Survived Peak Oil

Cuba, an isolated island nation, rebuilt its quality of life following the collapse of cheap oil, supplied by the former Soviet Union.

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Brower Youth Awards 2008

Brower Youth Awards 2008

Earth Island Institute established the Brower Youth Awards in 2000 to honor founder and legendary environmental activist, David R. Brower and to call forth a new generation of leaders. Emmy award winner!

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Oceans of Conservation

Oceans of Conservation

As the world’s oceans face greater and more complex challenges, communities from Mexico to New Guinea are working to protect the biodiversity of the earth’s most valuable resource.

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No Room to Move

No Room to Move

Florida’s population is growing by nearly three residents every five minutes – the equivalent of a new city each year.

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Acting Locally

Acting Locally – Protecting Our Land and Air

Businesses and government agencies are more likely to respond to community concerns when they know people are organized and aware about the environmental hazards in their communities.

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