Did you know? A bicycle is a marvel of engineering efficiency, one where an investment in 22 pounds of metal and rubber boosts the efficiency of an individual mobility by a factor of three. On my bike I estimate that I get easily 7 miles per potato. For more information view the text and data in Chapter 6 of Plan B 4.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization.
EPI's Director of Research Janet Larsen was interviewed for a Forbes article entitled "How Increased Meat Consumption In China Changes Landscapes Across The Globe." “Dramatic meat consumption in China is responsible for reshaping landscapes in the western hemisphere,” said Larsen. It is also affecting the health and well being of communities across the globe in ways we have not thought of before. Get the full article here.