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Meditation at Hillside
Meditation is going mainstream — we share the health benefits and what studies are showing
Federal Election
Catch up on this week's biggest election-environment news
Introducing 41:4 Careers (Screen shot)
A sneak peak at A\J's latest issue!
Voting 101
Everything you need to know about voting in the upcoming federal elections.
Shark on a bus - the moveable museum exhibit
Paul Sharp drives around Australia in a mobile marine museum, spreading the word about the challenges facing our oceans.
Does climate change inhibit extraterrestrial life from making contact?
Maybe we haven’t heard from aliens because advanced civilizations kill themselves off via environmental destruction before they can travel space.
(Photo: a cityscape of downtown Los Angeles, California)
Surface runoff due to industrial agriculture and urban development is a big factor in the California water shortage. Permaculture may be the answer.
Directors of the documentary "Beyond Crisis" discuss themes from the film and the importance of climate action.
Ijen Sulphur Mining. Kevin McElvaney.
In East Java, miners carry 90-kilogram loads of sulphur out of a crater on the active Ijen volcano – a four-hour trip many make twice a day. Meanwhile, in Alberta, Syncrude is building the world’s largest pyramid out of its own sulphur, a byproduct of bitumen mining.
The face of grass fed beef
How does the family farm fit into the story of rising prices and global food insecurity?
A new animated series by Green Majority explains the basic concepts of climate science.
Poznan, Poland
Poland's star is rising, but its environmental challenges are all too familiar.
Eco-polymaths, illustration by nik harron
Our "Skills for the New Economy" series concludes with two keys to professional fulfillment: being resilient and sticking to your values.
Eco-polymaths, illustration by Nik Harron
The next instalment in the "Skills for the New Economy" series looks at how NGOs and eco-polymaths can create a greener future in supply chain management.
Eco-polymaths, illustration by nik harron
The eco-polymath series returns with a look at apprenticeship and modern-day guilds.
Screencapture from Pride with "They Shall Not Starve" banner.
A basic income would remove the tension between saving the planet and supporting the working classes.
Muzzled environmental groups are stuck singing an old refrain – and waiting for us to write a new verse.
Panel at the WEAR Conference. A\J AlternativesJournal.ca. Photo: Tammy Thorne
The WEAR Conference brought people and companies together to promote sustainability within the fashion industry.