Build It Solar
Plans, tools and information to help you build renewable energy and conservation projects. Hundreds of projects -- from changing a light bulb to building a solar home. Design information and tools for building renewable energy projects. An Experimental section for backyard inventors. Nothing For Sale here -- just free ideas, plans, and information.
How to protect yourself from a flashmob
Given the increasing number of racially-motivated flash mobs, in which European-descended people are usually the victims, this is a useful article.
Passport to Survival
A plan for a year's supply of food based on only four items: wheat, powdered milk, salt, and honey. Many "hard times" scenarios will require that sooner or later we'll all end up growing our own food, but a year's supply of food will get you by while you're planting a garden (assuming you don't have one already).
Warming is driving species to higher latitudes and higher ground
A warming climate is driving animal species to higher latitudes and higher ground at a rate far faster than previously believed, researchers from Britain and Taiwan reported Thursday.
The study was released by the journal Science, which is publishing the findings this week. It not only indicates faster changes, but also points more directly to climate change as the cause than did previous studies, said Chen, a researcher at Taiwan's Academia Sinica.