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.
Dennis Wholey speaks with Lester Brown on This Is America & The World. Brown explains the grim facts about the health of our planet and the ways in which we can make a change, topics covered in his new book Full Planet, Empty Plates.