Autarky Lab A place to develop and learn about autarky solutions: technologies, organization techniques and best practices that enable self-sufficient living on the long term. Here, autarky is comprehensive self-supply and self-governance in small social units. It’s the maker’s way of making a living, a solution for political problems with non-political means. It’s how we fix precarious living, excessive consumption, bullshit jobs and politics alike. Solutions documented here are esp. relevant for... Sci-Fi Economics Economists, politicians and business leaders, it seems, have given up on trying to imagine completely different economic systems. But we have not. And neither has a small group of brainy, visionary science fiction authors: Cory Doctorow (peer production and abundance in Walkaway), Bruce Sterling (nomads + cheap open source technology + reputation servers in Distraction), Neal Stephenson (phyla in The Diamond Age), Peter Watts (tons of insights from biology in the Rifters trilogy), and others.... The Reef This is the space of the Reef project. Use it for anything related to it. We are keeping it as a public space, open on the web. Remember not to post anything that you are not comfortable with being public information. Climate Work For everyone: Post here stories of climate change prevention / adaptation, ecosystem restoration etc… This would be also the place for low-impact living, mobility and infrastructure: airships, houseboats, and so on. Tell us about yourself and your work and ideas, and let’s see what we can do together. For Edgeryders: This is also the public space for the climate change related projects in our company, including: Climate Positive. EIT Climate-KIC started a project called Climate Positive, in...
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About the EarthOS category 1 July 23, 2019
Geoscientists and the Pandemocene 6 June 4, 2020
Creating desert forests with giant self-watering pots 8 June 3, 2020
:orange_book: The Future of Ecological Urban Living

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18 June 3, 2020
Relational goods, stocks over flows, systems over networks: a webinar on the strange economy of the Messina district 16 June 3, 2020
Notes from the first Reef Network meeting 6 June 3, 2020
A solarpunk expo: too good an idea to just discard? 3 June 3, 2020
New Reef partner? Faber community space in Timisoara 16 June 2, 2020
How to join The Reef Network to redefine urban living 9 May 28, 2020
Just Transition Fund 3 May 27, 2020
Reading Rebecca Solnitz's A Paradise Built in Hell 6 May 27, 2020
:orange_book: The Future of Ecological Rural Living

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6 May 24, 2020
Open source coffee sorter project 71 May 22, 2020
EarthOS project funding opportunities 34 May 22, 2020
THE machine is quasi in stand still, time to rip out some pieces and design some new? A call to practice new forms economy 15 May 17, 2020
Energy communities in Brussels 1 May 13, 2020
Anyone know anyone at the new economics foundation? 6 May 13, 2020
96 Innovative Business Ideas for Nepal 3 January 16, 2019
Anyone read Kate Raworth's "Doughnut economics"? 17 May 8, 2020
Re-Thinking Economics 8 May 8, 2020
The Reef vs. lockdown: living in a co-housing space in a time of pandemic 33 May 7, 2020
Follow-up Climate-KIC meeting 19 May 7, 2020
Long-termism in economic thinking: reflecting on the experience of the Messina advanced cluster 1 March 18, 2020
New Scifi Book which explores what the world is like (in the future) if we sort it out 3 May 2, 2020
Small update + tentative calendar for the Lab 5 May 1, 2020
A Statistical Model of Inequality 7 April 28, 2020
Interesting topics at the upcoming Reset Everything online conference (29-30th Apr) 2 April 27, 2020
Contributing to the coffee beans image dataset 4 April 24, 2020
Simulating an economic system with endogenous preferences: a pre-abstract for a Lab paper, looking for co-authors 60 April 24, 2020
Econ-SF: a selection of works and authors

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