Dr. Emilio Moran is has spent his life trying to save the Amazon rain forest, and what he has to say will shatter your preconceptions

Hard science versus soft science, public ownership versus private ownership, people versus nature, Dr. Emilio Moran at Michigan State breaks each of these paradigms open in an attempt to save the Amazon River Basin from a similar fate as Brazil’s pacific forests.

Many of Dr. Moran’s works can be downloaded to PDF on his website, just click the publications tab.

With nearly all recycled material, this man takes closed system hydroponics to a creative next level, he takes less than 3 minutes to blow your mind

Hydroponic plants with ducks!  Even more excellent that nearly all of the materials were found on the side of the road, this video just goes to show you that with a little ingenuity, humans are capable of really cool stuff.  We have the technology!  Go out and do something great today.

Rosemary Morrow gets serious about the future of permaculture and who it should be serving

How is the art of permaculture living up to its promise?  Seasoned permaculture practitioner Rosemary Morrow gives us a short talk about where the design system needs to move in the future, and who it should be helping.  While permaculture rapidly increases in popularity in countries such as Canada, United States and UK, Rosemary has a long track record of going where others don’t want to be.

Forest Gardening explained incredibly simply, with striking images. In 5 minutes you will understand what a forest garden is, and how it works.

With incredible drone shots and some time lapse images, this video gives you a deeper understanding of what a forest garden is and what it takes to make one.  Whats so great about this relatively new, and extremely ancient, gardening technique?  Take a look at this video to find out.

Stunning new Ecological show hits post-production set-backs, at 1 minute 24 be ready to *facepalm*

This new video series, the Ecological Instant, currently finds itself in post-production hell, which is sad since it looks like it will sport high-quality footage of interesting areas.  This promotional video includes some humorous moments, culminating in a *facepalm* at 1:24.