Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed by Jared Diamond ©2005

Host: Dave

Date: June 2006

Judges Score: Let’s build a self sustaining compound in northern Minnesota (though not like that settlement in Greenland).

Food & Drink: Baked salami, homemade ice cream, mmmm… Dave tries to set a standard.

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4 Responses to “#01 – Collapse”


  1. 1 Dave K. May 29, 2007 at 7:38 am

    FYI, keep a watch out for ‘Easter Island: Children of the Moai‘ on Discovery. It’s an hour-long documentary exploring the history of the island. Much of it I already knew from reading Collapse, but it was great to put images with that knowledge.

    I was also very surprised to see how developed it has become, and their plans for the future.


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