Friday at 9:30 am
Bioneers brings bold innovators with break-through solutions to the airwaves with our eighth annual radio series. “Bioneers: Revolution from the Heart of Nature” airs in more than 250 cities in the U.S., Canada, Australia and Ireland and is free to all stations, distributed by WFMT Radio Network.
Why The World Doesn’t End: Re-Creation Myths of Nature and Culture November 28, 2014 | 9:30 am
Mythologist, author and storyteller Michael Meade, founder of the Mosaic Multicultural Foundation, reminds us that the word “apocalypse” - which has come to mean the end of the world, actually means an “unveiling.” Once we penetrate that veil, it’s not the end--but the beginning of a new story--a new beginning to the old story.
Earth Justice: Corporate Rights vs. The Rights of Nature December 12, 2014 | 9:30 am
"The people in the communities we work with recognize that the structure of law was never intended to protect the environment but, instead, to regulate its exploitation. They recognize that, in order to change the existing structure of law, a movement for nature’s rights is necessary, and it’s time we heard their voices and joined their cause."
Generation Green: Fulfilling the Promise of Jobs & Justice December 19, 2014 | 9:30 am
How can we unlock the green economic opportunities that will open the door to doing well by doing good for generation green and generations to come?
Planting Buildings: The Living Building Challenge December 26, 2014 | 9:30 am
A living building is like a flower, planted and rooted to its place. It collects its energy from the sun. It harvests its water from the rain. This building does not pollute. It engages actively with the environmental around it. And it’s beautiful and inspiring. This is nature’s blueprint for building a better world, says visionary architect Jason McLennan. He designed the Living Building Challenge 2.0 to raise the bar on green building: meet or exceed what nature provides. While the standards seem impossibly high, it may be simpler than we imagined.