Worldchanging: A User’s Guide for the 21st Century
Edited by: Alex Steffen
Foreword by: Al Gore
Worldchanging: A User’s Guide for the 21st Century, is a 600-page companion to the eco-friendly website of the same name www.worldchanging.com. A groundbreaking compendium of the most innovative solutions, ideas and inventions emerging today for building a sustainable, livable, prosperous future.
From The Book …
In the middle of Denver, in the middle of December, you can walk into most any supermarket and buy a ripe mango. This has been true long enough that almost nobody stops to think of the remarkable distance that mango traveled or of the tree it fell from, which is probably enjoying a balmy tropical day on the other side of the planet. Proponents of eating local food balk at the ubiquitous midwinter mango. Why? Because they think about the baggage that mango flew in with.”