A crash course in changing the world.
I have found reports about indigenous people in South America using plants for medicine and healing. One tribe, called the Yąnomamö, are known for their huge botanical knowledge and use roughly 500 plants for food, medicine, and house building. If I were to make an object representing this knowledge, I would construct a large hollow wooden box with leaves and herbs hand-carved on the sides and lid. People would be able to write what they know about plant medicines and put them in the box for…Continue
Posted on July 9, 2012 at 9:20pm
If I were to make an emergency dark site, I would have it prepared in the case of a food shortage around the world. I would:
Posted on June 22, 2012 at 4:53am
In 2020, I think Christchurch will have many more parks, and 'green' areas. There will be a lot of eco-friendly buildings, and all of Christchurch will be more eco-friendly. All structures will be earthquake-strengthened and we will be prepared in the case of another earthquake. Christchurch has had many rebuilds and new structures built in the community, although Christchurch is not fully rebuilt yet. There will be nearly no pollution in the wh*** Canterbury region.
Posted on June 20, 2012 at 1:50am
Mainly resilience plans for Christchurch include rebuilding earthquake-damaged structures, and building new earthquake-proof buildings around the city. Also there are plans to make Christchurch a more eco-friendly city, with more parks and sustainable buildings.
Posted on June 19, 2012 at 7:40am