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06

Jan

He lives in a tree, doesn’t wear shoes, and brushes his teeth with a pineconeMeet the oddball star of National Geographic’s ‘The Legend of Mick Dodge.’

He lives in a tree, doesn’t wear shoes, and brushes his teeth with a pinecone
Meet the oddball star of National Geographic’s ‘The Legend of Mick Dodge.’

03

Nov

Going off the grid: Why more people are choosing to live life unpluggedFor people who want to get away from today’s consumerist society, living off-grid can be an attractive option.

Going off the grid: Why more people are choosing to live life unplugged
For people who want to get away from today’s consumerist society, living off-grid can be an attractive option.

31

Oct

7 people who gave up on civilization to live in the wild

30

Oct

What’s intentional poverty, and why are so many people choosing it?Opting out of the economy is one way to avoid its ups and downs. Some Americans are doing just that.

What’s intentional poverty, and why are so many people choosing it?
Opting out of the economy is one way to avoid its ups and downs. Some Americans are doing just that.

13

Aug

Off-the-grid communities: 5 places carving a sustainable pathLearn about several communities around the United States where people live independent of any utility connections in sustainable, self-sufficient villages.

Off-the-grid communities: 5 places carving a sustainable path
Learn about several communities around the United States where people live independent of any utility connections in sustainable, self-sufficient villages.

28

Jul

How one family is living off the gridSonny and Linda Jobe live in Doddridge County, W.Va., in a house too far out to be connected to city utilities. They make it work with solar energy and generators.

How one family is living off the grid
Sonny and Linda Jobe live in Doddridge County, W.Va., in a house too far out to be connected to city utilities. They make it work with solar energy and generators.

19

May

How one family is living off the grid
Sonny and Linda Jobe live in Doddridge County, W.Va., in a house too far out to be connected to city utilities. They make it work with solar energy and generators.

How one family is living off the grid

Sonny and Linda Jobe live in Doddridge County, W.Va., in a house too far out to be connected to city utilities. They make it work with solar energy and generators.

15

Dec


 Going off the grid: Why more people are choosing to live life unplugged 



For people who want to get away from today’s consumerist society, living off-grid can be an attractive option.
For people who want to get away from today’s consumerist society, living off-grid can be an attractive option.

14

Dec


 Meet the man who lived in a one-room cabin off the grid 



Q&A with William Powers, author of ‘Twelve by Twelve.’
Q&A with William Powers, author of ‘Twelve by Twelve.’

15

Nov

Off-the-grid communities: 5 places carving a sustainable pathLearn about several communities around the United States where people live independent of any utility connections in sustainable, self-sufficient villages.

Off-the-grid communities: 5 places carving a sustainable path
Learn about several communities around the United States where people live independent of any utility connections in sustainable, self-sufficient villages.