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Did you know that National Geographic has cool games for your kids to help them learn and care about planet Earth?
Did you know that a crucial element of sustainability is to set a goal of examining Resource Productivity within your corporation or organization? Enhancing Resource Productivity can increase wealth by a factor of five?
Decoupling wealth from resource consumption is the core business of the (United Nations) International Panel for Sustainable Resource Management. According to Achim Steiner, executive director of the United Nations Environment Programme, decoupling can be seen as the biggest challenge facing civilization in this century.
Factor Five, the new book by Ernst von Weizsäcker, Charlie Hargroves et al shows that prosperity can be created with one fifth of the energy, water, and minerals inputs typically required for today's outdated technologies. That's decoupling by a factor of five. And it is only the beginning!
To hear an inspiring and passionate interview of Dean Ernst von Weizsäcker, formerly Dean of the Bren School of Environmental Science, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, watch the video on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zAjXStZbt5I.