2014-01-27

OIL PLANT COULD DESTROY 1614 DUTCH FORT IN ALBANY, N.Y.

A proposed facility to heat crude oil at the Port of Albany could forever destroy “Fort Nassau,” North America’s oldest Dutch habitation built in January, 1614, say historians. But the structure could be saved if the project is handled correctly.
2011-11-29

PODCAST-BASED BOOK EXPLORES THE TRAGIC COMEDY OF SUBURBAN SPRAWL

A new book-length interview with the acclaimed urban planning/social critic revisits and updates his ideas on America’s built environment, impending energy crisis and unfolding financial meltdown.
2010-11-29

POPULAR PEAK OIL AUTHOR PUBLISHES CHRISTMAS NOVELLA

Author James Howard Kunstler is best-known for his books and novels warning about peak oil, economic collapse and the failures of suburbia. But this holiday season he's taking a short break from analyzing the converging catastrophes of the 21st Century to share a Christmas parable with his readers. "A Christmas Orphan," by James Howard Kunstler, is a new novella about a big city boy who runs away from home to small town Vermont on Christmas Eve.
2010-09-23

NOVELIST PORTRAYS LIFE AFTER FOSSIL FUEL

A new novel by best-selling author James Howard Kunstler imagines life after fossil fuel.
2010-03-08

CLASSES COPE WITH ANXIETY ABOUT LIFE AFTER OIL

A psychologist is teaching students to prepare emotionally and spiritually for life after the collapse of fossil fuel-based civilization.
2010-02-17

AQUAPONICS IS REVOLUTIONIZING SUSTAINABLE HOME FARMING

The creators of a new home-farming system say their "Aquaponics" technique is the world's most sustainable and affordable food production method.
2010-02-02

NEW e-BOOK BY JAMES HOWARD KUNSTLER IMAGINES COLLAPSE OF U.S.

Author and social commentator James Howard Kunstler is using live theater, podcasting and a self-published "e-book" to distribute his new three act-play, titled "Big Slide."
2010-01-19

GET READY FOR LIFE AFTER OIL WITH FUN YOUTUBE SHOW

Most people don't want to think about what will happen when the world runs out of cheap oil. But a semi-monthly Internet video program is reaching a growing audience by making the issue of Peak Oil fun and entertaining.
2009-08-11

ONLINE PEAK OIL PREPARATION CLASSES NOW OPEN

An online school based in California is teaching students how to prepare for a coming world without oil.