Archives for the month of: September, 2014

Slide099

Slide100

Slide101

Slide238

Screen shot 2014-09-27 at 9.05.11 PM

Slide239

Pharma-Ecology – The Occurrence and Fate of Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products in the Environment, Patrick K. Jjemba, 2008.

A Rising Tide of Contaminants, New York Times, Sept.25, 2014

Slide108

Slide109

http://modernfarmer.com/2014/04/microbes-will-feed-world-real-farmers-grow-soil-crops/

https://www.waag.org/en/lab/open-wetlab

A Microscopic Issue of Unknown Consequences On Warmer Planet, Range of Soil Microbes May Change, New York Times, Sept 22, 2014

Slide177

Slide178

New York Times, “For Trees Under Threat, Flight May be the Best Response, Sept. 18, 2014

http://www.mediamatic.net/376204/en/innovative-citizen-mushroom-workshop

http://philross.org/#projects/mycotecture/

 

Slide95

Slide96

Slide97

Slide98

An older study, comparing production methods of different plastics:

http://www.news.pitt.edu/news/Landis_polymers_LCA

developments in recycling PLA

http://www.loopla.org/cradle/cradle.htm

Artificial fertilizers do their thing

http://www.fertilizer.org/GlobalFertilizerTradeMap

Slide234

Slide235

Hoekstra, A.Y. and Chapagain, A.K. (2008) Globalization of water: Sharing the planet’s freshwater resources, Black­well Publishing, Oxford, UK.

http://www.waterfootprint.org/Reports/Hoekstra-2008-WaterfootprintFood.pdf

A foggy morning run. Under these atmospheric conditions suddenly you can see how everything is knitted together and sound waves traveling close to the ground enhance this connectedness.

Slide93

A very different scene than the one I visit later in the day at Mediamatic in Amsterdam. Bio-me is a three-day event functioning as a bio-cultural lab, in which artists, designers, engineers, scientists, farmers, chefs, and public explore and sample bio-based material.

http://www.mediamatic.net/search/374891/en

Slide94

Slide048

Slide049

New York Times, September 17, 2014 “Sit Less, Live Longer?”

Slide232

Slide233

Slide234

to access NYT articles, follow me on twitter, bottom of the page

Slide91

Slide92

http://wfae.proscenia.net/library/articles/krause_niche.pdf

Slide90

 

Slide234

Slide232

Slide233

 

Slide88

Slide89

http://www.smartbeeing.com/?page_id=8

Slide87

Slide175

http://gatherjournal.com/

Slide231

Preserving Food Without Freezing or Canning, 1999, The Gardeners and Farmers of Terre Vivante

Slide207

Slide86

http://www.fao.org/docrep/004/y1669e/y1669e0c.htm

http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10806-012-9392-0

http://www.oxfam.org/en/pressroom/pressreleases/2014-01-15/dutch-beat-french-and-swiss-top-oxfams-new-global-food-table

http://sites.duke.edu/foodbarriersinnc2013/results/spatial-analysis/

 

Slide106

Slide107

http://www.gelderlander.nl/regio/betuwe/noodkreet-einde-glastuinbouw-betuwe-zonder-hulp-overheid-1.4498783

Slide173

Slide174

Slide175

 

Slide173

Slide174

Slide175

http://en.airbornemuseum.nl/

A book that also influenced my thinking on this topic:

Eric Wolf, Europe and the People without History, (1982)

Slide106

Slide108

Slide107

 

Slide219

Slide220

For my favorite research on pulsing visit:

http://budworkshop.co.uk/index.html

http://vortexoflife.org.uk/

Slide007

Slide105

http://www.ucl.ac.uk/archaeology/people/staff/fuller/usercontent_profile/Fuller_Madella_2009_Bananas_in_S_E_Asia.pdf

http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-03-10/with-chiquita-fyffes-merger-dole-will-no-longer-be-top-banana

http://www.mdgfund.org/sites/default/files/PS_STUDY_RDominican_Analysis%20of%20US%20Market%20for%20Organic%20and%20Fair-trade%20Bananas.pdf

Slide106

Slide107

 

Slide105

Slide106

Slide107

https://www.wageningenur.nl/upload_mm/9/6/8/3dea0961-4cc1-4745-bbc6-c52d1f138e4b_HennepinEuropa.pdf