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Salisbury University students go off-grid this summer

This summer, Salisbury University is giving students the opportunity to go off the grid. Dr. Ryan Sporer, professor of sociology here at SU, is putting on a class specialized in off-the-grid living. Sociology of Off-Grid Living is a SOCI 301/ ENVR 495 course. It will be sectioned off into two parts. Sociology of Off-Grid

2020-03-06T09:34:44-07:00North Carolina|

Earthship residence is really down to earth

The Earthship, the home of Stan and Pattie Frost Jones, is a sustainable home designed to be self-contained, located 5 miles south of Marshall just off the French Broad River. Used automobile tires filled with rammed earth are stacked like bricks to form the foundation and load-bearing walls of the Earthship. The front of

2020-02-02T23:05:44-07:00North Carolina|