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Worldwide, communities and initiatives spring up who transition to a culture of strong sustainability and harmony with the natural world. What is it that makes them tick?
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What Makes Villages So Sustainable? An Ecovillage Pioneer Explains (Video)

What Makes Villages So Sustainable? An Ecovillage Pioneer Explains (Video) | Transition Culture | Scoop.it
We often hear that city living is the most efficient. But is it possible that villages are still the greenest way to live?
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The Diverse Faces of Permaculture: 3 Awesome Films of Orlando Permaculturists (Video)

The Diverse Faces of Permaculture: 3 Awesome Films of Orlando Permaculturists (Video) | Transition Culture | Scoop.it
Every permaculture garden is different, as is every permaculturist. A beautiful set of online videos depicts the many faces of permaculture in Orlando, Florida.

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MedMob Movement -- Gigantic Group Hug!

A glimpse of the beautiful community gathering known as MedMob that is spreading quickly across the country in a city near you. Watch for the magical surpris...
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The Story of Broke (2011)

http://bit.ly/storyofbroke — The United States isn't broke; we're the richest country on the planet and a country in which the richest among us are doing exc...
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Why Energy Scarcity Makes Economic "Recovery" Impossible (Video)

Why Energy Scarcity Makes Economic "Recovery" Impossible (Video) | Transition Culture | Scoop.it
Business-as-usual is fundamentally broken. Chris Martenson argues we have to develop alternative solutions. Lot's of them.
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Anima Mundi

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An innovative documentary about the planetary animal called Gaia and the human animal we deny, we deny at our own peril, yet a peril that is perfect in design.

Will you survive the transition of human industrial civilization happening now due to peak oil and climate change? Can you see the forest for the trees, the earth for the dream, the universe for the seed?

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How Alternative Currencies Can Help Save the Planet (Video)

How Alternative Currencies Can Help Save the Planet (Video) | Transition Culture | Scoop.it
imtfi via Flickr/CC BY-SA 2.0 Interview with Gwendolyn Hallsmith, Co-author of Creating Wealth It's clearer by the day: We're going to need to see some large-scale structural reforms to the way our economies operate in order to head off disasters...
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Signs of Change | Transition to Sustainability | www.signsofchange.org.nz

The Signs of Change e-conference was held in November 2010, and gave individuals and businesses a chance to showcase their sustainable practices to the rest of New Zealand. A shared acknowledgement that the 'business as usual' mentality is leading us down an undesirable path unified the participants. The conference was a celebration of realistic attempts to have a positive impact on our planet and the quality of life of future generations.
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Hazel Henderson on the design revolution

We are in the beginning of a new era. All is changing. Economy is changing. Practical things you should be considering for you and your communities. 


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TEDxTransmedia 2011 - Jem Bendell - The Money Myth

Jem Bendell is a professor and the owner-director of Lifeworth Consulting, providing solutions for systemic change towards sustainable development. For 16 ye...
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What will our food systems look like when we relocalise?

In Manchester a variety of organisations are at the forefront of changes in the way food is produced and distributed in the UK. This short film highlights their important work and offers us a more sustainable model for the future when cheap transport is a thing of the past and the food supply is by necessity relocalised. Added to this, production is far lower impact, ethical, affordable and organic – a food system we all want, wherever we live.

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What we did on Eco My Flat!

These videos are a final output of the Eco My Flat 2010 "significant change" video project, where students involved in the University of Canterbury's Eco-my-...
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Power of Community: How Cuba Survived Peak Oil (movie review)

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The movie called (Power of Community: How Cuba Survived Peak Oil (movie review).)...
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Emergent Reality - The Sea of Organic Recursion

... or in other words, we are all family and genetically related!


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Permaculture, Peak Oil, Climate Change and the Soul of the World - ANIMA MUNDI official trailer 2011

Anima Mundi official trailer 2011 - Permaculture, Peak Oil, Climate Change and the Soul of the World. Will you survive the transition of human industrial civ...
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Visualizing a Plenitude Economy

More at http://www.newdream.org Produced by the Center for a New American Dream This fun animation provides a vision of what a post-consumer society could lo...

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Pierre Johnson's comment, November 11, 2011 6:47 PM
Plenitude economy! I like the expression and the idea!
Raphael Souchier's comment, December 9, 2011 9:36 AM
Merci Pierre. Un peu de bon sens...et des images font mieux que de longs et savants discours :) je re-scoop.
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Boroondara Farmers Market

Video produced for the Victorian Farmers Markets Association to promote accredited markets.
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The Economics of Happiness - Official Trailer

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Vandana Shiva, Bill McKibben, David Korten, Michael Shuman, Juliet Schor, Richard Heinberg, Rob Hopkins, Andrew Simms, Zac Goldsmith, Samdhong Rinpoche, Clive Hamilton, Mohau Pheko, Keibo Oiwa and more...
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