Posts Tagged ‘terra preta’

Sacred Soil: Biochar and the Regeneration of the Earth

Sacred Soil: Biochar and the Regeneration of the Earth

When your book appears listed on Amazon, even when you’re still in the final stages of editing, it sends a pleasant chill down the spine. Here is the description of my forthcoming book, Sacred Soil: Biochar and the Regeneration of […]

Sacred Soil — An Indigenous, Pre-Colombian Technology That Might Just Save Our Planet

Sacred Soil — An Indigenous, Pre-Colombian Technology That Might Just Save Our Planet

This video, recently completed by anthropologist Frederique Apffel-Marglin, explores a type of soil throughout the Amazon Basin, known as Amazonian Dark Earth. This soil, over 8,500 years old, is still fertile today. Indeed, it is considered to be the most […]

Loving a Sentient Cosmos

Loving a Sentient Cosmos

Future Primitive interviews Robert on the joy of participating in a sentient cosmos; water, the primordial womb; music and opening of the gates of consciousness; from shamanism to cultural regeneration; Tolkien: remembering the animistic perception of the world; “a love […]