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Earthship Seminar: "Sustainable Automony for Everyone"

We're very excited about the possibility of an Earthship coming to Philly, so we were thrilled to learn that Mr. Earthship himself, Michael Reynolds, will be in town for a three-day Earthship Biotecture seminar at Penn. The schedule is below, but tickets are $400. Hey, it costs a lot to live off the grid, okay?

Friday, April 6
10:00am - 12:00pm
History of Earthships discussion/presentation of how and why they evolved.
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Solar/Thermal dynamics: discussion/presentation of how the Earthships heat and cool themselves and how this is integrated with the structure and climate.

Saturday April 7
10:00am - 12:00pm
Custom Earthships: discussion/presentation on custom Earthships and how to design them.

2:00pm - 5:00pm
Earthship Systems: discussion/presentation of specific details of the Earthship Systems independent power, water, sewage and food production.

Sunday April 8
10:00am - 12:30pm
Earthship Disaster Relief projects around the world discussion/presentation of how Earthships are evolved by
these projects.

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Types of Earthships - discussion/presentation of the various types of Earthships and how to get started on your own.

The contact for Earthship Philadelphia is Rashida Ali-Campbell, whose email is So sweet!