Stories by Matthew Stein

Matthew Stein is the author of "When Disaster Strikes: A Comprehensive Guide to Emergency Planning and Crisis Survival" and "When Technology Fails: A Manual for Self-Reliance, Sustainability, and Surviving the Long Emergency," both published by Chelsea Green. subscribe to Matthew Stein's feed

Posted on: Oct 15, 2013, Source: AlterNet

We lived under the illusion that we were adequately covered by our health insurance plan ... until my wife got sick.

Posted on: Jan 20, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Unless we take significant protective measures, this apocalyptic scenario is actually possible.

Posted on: Apr 28, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Our model of exponential growth in consumption of energy, natural resources and raw materials cannot last forever.

Posted on: Apr 7, 2009, Source: Chelsea Green Publishing

What's the 'greenest' form of feeding yourself? How can you feed yourself with the smallest possible carbon footprint? Foraging, of course!