Fibershed Documents Farmers & Fashion Activists Movement

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Fibershed is a real eye opener! If you want your clothes to be good for the environment, then you need to consider their entire lifecycle. Where are the crops grown? Who processes them?How do they get transported? Where will they…

The Books Vs eBooks Question

Books Vs eBooks

We love to read here at Whole People and recently a big debate broke out in the offices here. Half of us prefer to read traditional paper-based books and half of us have gone all-in on e-readers. All of us…

The Art of Frugal Hedonism

A lot of people seem to think that if you want to be frugal, you have to give up all the joyous things in your life and just focus on saving money. But it doesn’t need to be that way…

Welcome To An Atlas of Natural Beauty

atlas of natural beauty

An Atlas of Natural Beauty: Botanical Ingredients for Retaining and Enhancing Beauty by Victoire De Taillac is a comprehensive guide to making beauty sustainable without compromise. This encyclopedic natural beauty tome is characterized by the following motto… “Nothing is simpler,…

Earthdance Is Living Systems In Evolution

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With a foreword by James Lovelock, one of the creators of Gaia Theory, you know that Elisabet Sahtouris’ Earthdance will concern itself with big things.  In fact, it concerns itself with two of the biggest concepts of them all in…

The Gaia Hypothesis Is Science on a Pagan Planet

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When the idea of “Gaia” was first proposed it was dismissed as new-age nonsense by much of the scientific community. Today, however, much of the original idea is considered to be scientific fact and those parts that weren’t? Have been…

The Gaia Atlas of Planetary Management

The Gaia Atlas of Planetary Management

With a foreword by the preeminent zoologist Gerard Durrell, you know that The Gaia Atlas of Planetary Management is a serious text.  It was originally published in 1984, but Norman Myers’ classic work has been brought, somewhat, up to date…