THE ROAD LESS TRAVELED: Enlightenment is the crumbling away of untruth – Adyashanti

Source  – wakingtimes.com – “Make no mistake about it – enlightenment is a destructive process. It has nothing to do with becoming better or being happier. Enlightenment is the crumbling away of untruth. It’s seeing through the facade of pretense. It’s the complete eradication of everything we imagined to be true.”  –Adyashanti: – The first…

THE ROAD UP AHEAD: Audi Just Created Diesel Fuel Using Water And Air – And It’s Twice As Efficient As Fossil Fuels – By Jameson Parkern (Flashback)

Source  – addictinginfo.org – German car company Audi has announced that it has successfully created a carbon-neutral diesel fuel using water, air and energy from the sun – and to prove it they asked a German government official to fill her car up with the stuff and drive to work. For those of us in…

GAIA RISING: Co-Creating a Thriving Planetary Consciousness and Culture

Source  – wakeup-world.com – Although there have been many, many aspects to the Shift in Consciousness the last 25-30 years, one of the biggest, game-changing and critical Evolutionary Big-Switches that has occurred (and continues) is that of people getting up off their knees, en masse, all over the world, and actively busting the dominator /…

RETURN TO EDEN: ‘Agrihoods’ Provide Suburban Living Built Around Community Farms – Not Golf Courses

Source – collective-evolution.com – California’s first farm-to-table new home community just opened. Called “The Cannery,” it’s a residential project designed and put together by The New Home Company. Designed with a seven acre urban farm near the center of downtown Davis, this 100 acre project is considered to be the very first agrihood built on what…

BRAVE NEW WORLD: ‘Micro-Factories’, The New Measue Of Economic, Political & Military Power – By Joseph P. Farrell

Source – gizadeathstar.com – It’s been a while since I have blogged about the revolution in manufacturing taking place, but this has not been because there have been no new stories, but rather, being a one man show, there is simply so much to talk about that sometimes selecting what articles to talk about is…

THE MEDIA MONOPOLY: Elites Panic as Information Control Flounders – By James Corbett

Source  – theinternationalforecaster.com – Do you want the good news first or the bad news? Alright, here’s the bad news: Google is about to start ranking sites according to their conformity with mainstream opinion. Or at least that’s what the headlines would have you believe. The usual sources in the controlled corporate media are telling…

CROSSROADS: China and the Butterfly Effect – By F. William Engdahl

Source –journal-neo.org – “…Good, well-conceived building-up projects have a definite butterfly effect, sending initially small shock waves of positive energy that amplify in time to huge transformations. Building up is far more interesting than the kind of tearing down that we in the West seem so pathologically obsessed with, waging NATO wars everywhere”: (China and…

THE ROAD UP AHEAD: Solar Energy Now Cheaper Than Oil, But Dirty Habits Die Hard

Source – real-leaders.com – “…There is plenty of good news on clean energy, the experts said. The sums invested in renewables have stagnated in recent years – but that is largely because solar power costs have fallen 90 percent since 2009, requiring much less money to buy the same amount of equipment”: (Solar Energy Now…

OUR DANCE WITH DESTINY: Grow Fresh Produce Anywhere, Anytime, in a Freight Farm Shipping Container

Source – forbes.com – “…We decided to target a very specific part of the food system to start off. There are 4,400 institutional distributors of fresh fruit and produce to restaurants, hospitals, and universities. We are selling to small and medium sized distributors with revenues between $3 million and $75 million – representing an $860…

THE ROAD UP AHEAD: MIT’s “supermarket of the future” reveals every product’s history – By Cat DiStasio

Source – inhabitat.com – “…Among the information displayed to consumers about each product are nutritional properties, its origin, the presence of allergens, waste disposal instructions, correlated products and promotions, as well as other data that consumers may never have thought to ask about. “Every product has a precise story to tell ,” said Ratti”: (MIT’s…

RESILIENT LIVING: New Tiny House Neighborhood Will Allow Homeless to Rent to Own

Source – themindunleashed.com – “… As a rule of thumb nationwide, even an efficient nonprofit developer can’t build an apartment affordable to a household making less than about $32,000 a year. That leaves out nearly a third of American households”: (New Tiny House Neighborhood Will Allow Homeless to Rent to Own) For a reality check…

99% PROOF: Tesla Made More Than The Entire US Oil Industry Last Quarter

Source – trueactivist.com – “… The reason fracking and off-shore oil drilling are expanding is not because it is profitable, it’s because that’s all that’s left. Fossil fuel companies are on their death bed and instead of making the albeit painful but necessary switch to renewable energy, they clinging to their and the world’s fossil…

CROSSROADS: Free Energy Is An Absolute Imperative For The Future Of The Earth And Humanity – By Dr. Brian O’Leary (Archive)

Source – preventdisease.com -The global ecological crisis demands radical changes in the way in which we use energy. Traditional renewable approaches such as solar, wind and biomass are attractive but can be capital and materials intensive, diffuse and intermittent. My own research and travel reveals an increasingly large number of experiments suggesting that we might…

THE ROAD UP AHEAD: Feces-Powered Bus Breaks World Speed Record – Holy Sh#@t! (Flashback)

Source  – trueactivist.com  – “…The ‘Bus Hound’, the UK’s first poop-powered bus, has just set a speed record for a regular service bus with a top speed of 76.8 miles per hour (123.5kph). Powered by biomethane derived from cow manure, it is pushing the limits of sustainable technology and showing the world just what can…

THE ROAD UP AHEAD: Saltwater Powered Car Runs 1,000 km on a Full Tank

Source – revolution-green.com – “… It boasts an 80kW electric motor (108 horsepower) which can send the car from 0 to 100 km/h in just five seconds. It is not a racing car, but by utilizing the built-in batteries the car can increase its acceleration. The electric engine is capable of topping 200km/h while still working…

RESILIENT LIVING: Desert Farm Grows 17,000 Tons of Food Without Soil, Pesticides, Fossil Fuels or Groundwater – By Amando Flavio

Source – csglobe.com – “…The farm has a year-round growing season by heating the greenhouse in winter with 39 megawatts of clean energy gained from solar power.This farm proves, once again, that the biotech-promoted myth of needing genetically modified food and millions of pounds of carcinogenic pesticide to grow them to feed the population, is…

RETURN TO EDEN: Seven Agricultural Innovations That Could Save The World – By Greg Beach

Source – inhabitat.com – ‘…Well aware of monoculture’s flaws, growers, scientists, and innovators have developed alternative methods and models that enrich the earth and produce healthy food. Time to tune out that doom and gloom and get some hands dirty – hit the jump to learn about seven agricultural innovations that could save the world”: (7…

OUR DANCE WITH DESTINY: ‘Go Green or Go Home’, How Renewable Energy Could Fully Replace Fossil Fuels

Source – worldwatch.org – “…”The energy sector is a billion dollar global industry, and so the threat of renewable energy completely replacing the likes of say gas and oil would certainly be opposed in some way,” he said. “But saying that, it is very much the responsibility of national governments to create the policy and…

RESILIENT LIVING: ByFusion turns all types of ocean plastic into eco-friendly construction blocks

Source  – inhabitat.com – “…The technology is based on a genius idea from New Zealand-based inventor Peter Lewis, who is a principal engineer with the company. His process involves a modular platform that compresses plastic debris into blocks of various shapes and densities, based on custom settings”: (ByFusion turns all types of ocean plastic into…

OUR DANCE WITH DESTINY: ‘Humanities Golden Age Beckons’, A Massive Global-wide Revolution in Engineering and Scientific Development is Looming

Source – geopolitics.co – “…And no matter how much it tries, NATO could not start a new war anywhere in the world. All of Eurasia are now poised to give their full support to the China-led “One Belt, One Road” massive economic programs to redevelop the planet for the benefit of all its inhabitants”: (US…

THE ROAD UP AHEAD: As 9-to-5 Jobs Vanish, Look Who’s Reinventing the Working World – By Paul Hampton

Source – yesmagazine.org – “…Our culture and our economy have reinforced for many years [that] when you go to work, you take what you get,” she says. “You’re ‘lucky to have a job.’” When struggle is needed just to maintain the status quo, there’s little hope for radically improving working conditions…CoWorker and Dynamo are two…

THE ROAD UP AHEAD: Forget Solar Panels – Tesla Announces Plans to Build Stunning Solar Roofs

Source – naturalblaze.com – “… The idea is to sell an entire roof with the solar power capabilities built into it, rather than selling solar panels that can be placed on someone’s existing roof…Tesla’s solar shingles embedded roofs will open a previously untapped solar panel market: houses that need new roofs”: (Forget Solar Panels, Tesla…

THE ROAD UP AHEAD: Norway to build world’s first floating underwater traffic tunnels

Source – inhabitat.com – “…The first underwater tunnel will connect Oppedal and Lavik, passing through the 1,300 meter (4,300ft) deep, 1,000 meter (3,300ft) wide Sognefjord. The submerged construction will be able to cope with rough weather that is typical for the country, according to NPRA. It will also allow easier access to rural communities”: Norway…

THE ROAD UP-AHEAD: Missouri Is Transforming Historic Route 66 Into A Solar Roadway

Source – trueactivist.com – “…The Solar Roadways will be installed on Route 66 as part of Missouri’s Road to Tomorrow initiative. The ultimate aim of the initiative is to focus on improvements like incorporating renewable energy and smart highways”: (Missouri Is Transforming Historic Route 66 Into A Solar Roadway – By Amanda Froelich) Solar Roadways…

PURA VIDA: Costa Rica powered with 100% renewable energy for 75 straight days

Source – sciencealert.com – “…milestone(s) for renewable energy sources is also happening elsewhere. Germany for instance, has announced that they ran on alternative energy last May 15, turning power prices negative throughout the duration of the day. Denmark on the other hand, set a new world record after they harnessed 42 percent of their electricity…

THE ROAD UP AHEAD: Portugal runs for four days straight on renewable energy alone

Source – theguardian.com – “…James Watson, the CEO of SolarPower Europe said: “This is a significant achievement for a European country, but what seems extraordinary today will be commonplace in Europe in just a few years. The energy transition process is gathering momentum and records such as this will continue to be set and broken…

DAS KAPITAL: Canada’s Debate on Guaranteed Annual Income (GAI), Looking the Basic Income Gift Horse in the Mouth – By John Clarke

Source – socialistproject.ca – Both the Trudeau Liberals in Ottawa and the Wynne Government at Queen’s Park in Toronto have been making noises of late on the subject of Basic Income. The last Ontario Budget, in fact, declared an intention to carry out a pilot project in a community still to be announced. While no…

OUR DANCE WITH DESTINY: A ‘Circular Economy’ Could Save Resources and Energy and Create Local Jobs – By Walter R. Stahel

Source – nature.com – A new relationship with our goods and materials would save resources and energy and create local jobs, explains Walter R. Stahel: Profound, unnecessary waste characterizes our relationship with the goods and materials of everyday life. “There is an alternative” that could save resources and energy and create local jobs, explains veteran…

THE ROAD UP AHEAD: India wants to become a 100% electric vehicle nation by the year 2030

Source – inhabitat.com – Electric vehicles are steadily gaining market share around the world, but no government has a more ambitious plan to encourage the growth than India. Recently, the nation’s Minister of Power suggested a zero down payment incentive that would make purchasing electric cars even more affordable and aid in rolling toward a…

RESILIENT LIVING: Vertical Micro-Farms Reimagines the Future of Farming – By Derek Markham

Source – treehugger.com – Grocers are in constantly pursuit of ways to connect their customers with the freshest, highest quality produce, but it’s a challenge when veggies have to be harvested at the farm and transported to market. INFARM is cutting out the middle man by placing vertical micro-farms inside Berlin supermarkets, as a way…

THE ROAD UP AHEAD: The City That Will Pay You To Bike to Work – By Jake Anderson

Source – theantimedia.org – Milan, Italy — Milan is the most polluted city in Europe. In fact, the smog is so bad that in 2012, the country reported 84,000 premature deaths linked to poor air quality. Last year, both Milan and Rome introduced traffic bans to combat pollution. Now city officials are trying something relatively…

THE ROAD UP AHEAD: Here’s How Electric Cars Will Cause the Next Oil Crisis – By Tom Randall

Source – bloomberg.com – With all good technologies, there comes a time when buying the alternative no longer makes sense. Think smartphones in the past decade, color TVs in the 1970s, or even gasoline cars in the early 20th century. Predicting the timing of these shifts is difficult, but when it happens, the whole world…