Hearts and Minds: An interview with solo sailor Emily Richmond

Listen to The Hearts and Minds episode here. Sometimes you meet a person who makes you quit your day job. Emily Richmond, solo sailor and radio producer, is one such individual. On August 29 2014 I interviewed Emily in Melbourne before she had to go do a spot of welding. Emily had pneumonia and had never heard of a kraaken. Music is an old salty … Continue reading Hearts and Minds: An interview with solo sailor Emily Richmond

The clusterf*ck that the world seems to be facing

Greening the Apocalypse is a weekly radio talk show about big picture issues such as the global energy crisis and climate change from a solutions angle. Airing every Tuesday night on Melbourne’s RRR community radio station, Greening the Apocalypse started in early 2015 after Adam Grubb and Ben Bush combined forces. Mr Grubb has a background in energy politics and co-founded Very Edible Gardens. Mr … Continue reading The clusterf*ck that the world seems to be facing

Greening the Superfluity

This week’s episode of the Greening the Apocalypse radio show coincided with the 2016 Radiothon. You can listen back here. Every week Greening the Apocalypse are honoured to fill the timeslot before Superfluity and every week Superfluity’s Casey Bennetto performs an original show intro. Casey’s radiothon opener was a triumph of musical scholarship that brought tears to Bushy’s eyes. Please subscribe to RRR if you … Continue reading Greening the Superfluity

A Simpler Way: Film review

A Simpler Way: Crisis as Opportunity Produced by Jordan Osmond and Samuel Alexander http://simplicityinstitute.org/film $5 for download (or free to stream) “It’s clear enough now that we need to transition swiftly away from a fossil fuel energy economy to an economy based on renewable energy, not only due to climate change, but also because in coming years or decades fossil fuel energy production will inevitably … Continue reading A Simpler Way: Film review