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permaculture

Permaculture is a design science, rooted in the observations of natural systems, that explores the design of human settlements that have the stability and resiliency of natural eco-systems. Coined by Australians Bill Mollison and David Holmgren during the 1970s, permaculture is rooted in working with nature to build sustainable environments and human settlements that do not degrade but rather improve ... Read More »

hip hop

The definition of hip hop has changed vastly over the years. It began as a cultural movement in the early 70s out of New York City with primarily young black and latino youth in the lower income neighborhoods. It consists of four "pillars": the DJ, the MC, the Graf Artist, and the B-boy. Hip hop emerged when DJs took two ... Read More »