SUSTAINABLE MILTON READING LIST

 

BIOGRAPHY

Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a FantasticFuture, by Ashlee Vance, 2015
 

CLIMATE CHANGE

Inside Climate News - https://insideclimatenews.org/

Plug In America - https://pluginamerica.org

Project Drawdown - https://www.drawdown.org

ClimateXchange - https://mailchi.mp/climate-xchange/u6nfap67n4-1796358?e=e57f4b23f7

Cape Cod Climate Change Collaborative - https://capecodclimate.org

How to Avoid a Climate Disaster: The Solutions We Have and the Breakthroughs We Need by Bill Gates.

 

Losing Earth: A Recent History by Nathaniel Rich, 2019 - reveals the birth of climate denialism and the genesis of the fossil fuel industry’s coordinated effort to thwart climate policy through misinformation propaganda and political influence. 

FOOD 

Lentil Underground: Renegade Farmers and the Future of Food in America by Liz Carlisle, 2015, - the story of a little known group of renegade farmers who defied corporate agribusiness by launching a unique sustainable farm-to-table food movement.

‍Stolen Harvest: the Hijacking of the Global Food Supply by Vandana Shiva, 2000, - explores the devastating effects of commercial agriculture and genetic engineering on the food we eat, the farmers who grow it, and the soil that sustains it.

‍World Hunger: 10 Myths by Frances Moore Lappé and Joseph Collins, 2015 -refutes the myths that prevent us from addressing the root causes of hunger across the globe and offers solutions to hunger worldwide, arguing that sustainable agriculture can feed the world. 

NATURE 

The Sea Around Us by Rachel Carson, 1951 - a survey of what we know about the seas of the Earth, describes hidden mountains and canyons of the deepest ocean and explains how they were mapped; tells us how islands are "born," how they are populated by plants and animals, and how they are altered; and explains global winds, rains,currents and tides and how our world is primarily a watery globe.

Articles:  Save Our Food. Free the Seed. https://nyti.ms/2Wtt5tO

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