1/ Live Project 07 – Incredible Edible / Growing (in) Todmorden
- Final Products (inc. the You Can Say Yes Compendium, which was the product of our research…)
- Working Resource List (inc. links to documents, videos, etc)
- Other Useful Links (other things that were useful as general references)
2/ TED Channel – Food Matters
- A list of all TED talks relating to food or food-related issues can be found here.
- Michael Pollan‘s talk in particular deals with Permaculture as an attitude to ecology and our relationship with the planet
- Jonathan Drori‘s talk on the Millennium Seed Bank Partnership introduces the vast storage project, along with the opportunities for restoration and knowledge sharing.
- Paul Stamets‘s talk provides an interesting introduction to various applications of myco (fungal and mushroom) technology.
3/ Week One – Feeding the City: production, processes, distribution & consumption
- Martha Shields: Ginger Beer
- Jo Daniel Storengen: Fish
- Cath Tucknutt: Chocolate
- Sam Brown: Permaculture
- Ste Garlick: Seeds; Svalbard Seed Vault; Millennium Seed Bank Project
8/ Visit to Arthur Willis Environment Center
For video, please see Sam.
9/ The Future of Rotterdam? – World Capital of CO2 free energy or Atlantis?
- Rotterdam Climate Initiative – “Rotterdam is aiming to be the World Capital of CO2– free energy”
- NL Architects at the Venice Architecture Biennale 2008 – In short, theme parks on disused aircraft carriers. But a very interesting example of the countries relationship with water.
- Netherlands Water Centre – Floating pavilion in Rotterdam exhibiting “the latest technologies and innovative water projects of today and tomorrow”.
- Adaptive Strategies and the Rotterdam Floodplain (PDF) – Very useful and informative essay by professors Han Meyer and Willem Hermans at TU-Delft, outlining potential strategies for dealing with sea level rise and increased river discharge around Rotterdam.
- 100% Climate Proof – “Rotterdam Climate Proof will make Rotterdam climate change resilient by 2025”
10/ Studio Review Presentation – 02_12_2011
11/ Aerial Photograph of Rotterdam