Category: Green Books


The Soil Will Save Us

by Kristin Ohlson Thousands of years of poor farming and ranching practices—and, especially, modern industrial agriculture—have led to the loss of up to 80 percent of carbon from the world’s soils. That carbon is...


State of the World 2014: Governing for Sustainability

Author: The Worldwatch Institute Citizens expect their governments to lead on sustainability. But from largely disappointing international conferences like Rio II to the U.S.’s failure to pass meaningful climate legislation, governments’ progress has been...


FIRST FOOD: A Taste of India’s Biodiversity

Authors: Sunita Narain & Vibha Varshney This collection of around 100 recipes from different parts of India brings to life the magic that takes place once biodiversity is combined with culinary dexterity. Food is...