Did you know? A bicycle is a marvel of engineering efficiency, one where an investment in 22 pounds of metal and rubber boosts the efficiency of an individual mobility by a factor of three. On my bike I estimate that I get easily 7 miles per potato. For more information view the text and data in Chapter 6 of Plan B 4.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization.
Lester Brown talks about the significance of tar sands exploitation, the fight against the Keystone XL pipeline, and his vision for a carbon-free future. Visit Above All Else to learn more about their documentary film, directed by John Fiege, and their fight to stop KXL.