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This greenhouse at the former historic Fisherville Mill in South Grafton, Massachusetts, sits on the banks of a canal by the Blackstone River. It is cleaning stormwater runoff and water ...
by gmoke
Comment Count 39 comments on Tue Aug 20, 2013 at 01:29 PM PDT with 79 Recommends
A 1990-1991 visit to one of John Todd's living machines treating sewage and septage with ecological systems design and without chemicals in Providence, RI. The mention of the MWRA (MA Water ...
by gmoke
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Feb 26, 2013 at 07:49 PM PST with 4 Recommends
John Todd could be considered one of the founders of ecological design. For the past forty years or so, he has been building enclosed ecologies, first, for growing fish, John was one of the ...
by gmoke
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Dec 02, 2012 at 01:30 PM PST with 22 Recommends
The Fisherville Mill Canal on the Blackstone River in Grafton, MA has been contaminated for decades by #6 fuel oil in its waters. John Todd Ecological Design (http://toddecological.com/) with the ...
by gmoke
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Jul 21, 2012 at 08:16 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
According to a recent New Yorker article on the subject: Geoengineering” actually refers to two distinct ideas about how to cool the planet. The first, solar-radiation management, focusses on ...
by gmoke
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Jun 05, 2012 at 09:08 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
DuPont has had a radical policy in place for a number of years now. Their goal is zero defects on the production line, zero injuries in the workplace, and zero emissions in their manufacturing ...
by gmoke
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Sep 17, 2010 at 08:09 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
It was probably around thirty years ago that I went to a basement apartment near Harvard Square for a presentation by two people visiting ...
by gmoke
Comment Count 22 comments on Mon Mar 29, 2010 at 07:13 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
On June 23 in New York City, John Todd, one of the founders of New Alchemy Institute, received the first Buckminster Fuller Challenge Award for his ...
by gmoke
Comment Count 25 comments on Tue Jul 01, 2008 at 01:51 PM PDT with 48 Recommends
I've come to believe that things are getting better and better and worse and worse, faster and faster, simultaneously. ~
by manonfyre
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Jun 25, 2008 at 11:45 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
The 2008 winner of the $100,000 Buckminster Fuller Challenge is John Todd with his Comprehensive Design ...
by gmoke
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed May 14, 2008 at 08:24 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
Ocean Arks International is one of the offshoots of the New Alchemy Institute. This piece by John Todd , the ...
by gmoke
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Nov 19, 2007 at 08:20 PM PST with 13 Recommends
The bee at the window was bio-engineered, computer-enabled, remote controlled. The gnats in the park were spying and sniffing for suspicious chemicals and substances, drugs, bombs, DNA signatures.
by gmoke
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Nov 08, 2007 at 09:03 PM PST with 2 Recommends
by SarahLee
Comment Count 51 comments on Fri Oct 27, 2006 at 05:57 PM PDT with 23 Recommends