An Alpine Animal Refuge

Hello All!        For those of you who would like to help our cold loving arctic and alpine animals from North America and around the world! You can visit and donate to the Big Bear Alpine Zoo where injured, orphaned, and rescued alpine animals are taken in, rehabilitated, and released to the wild upon recovery. […]

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Wild Origami for the Wonderful Wide World of Wildlife Fund Fundraiser!

Greetings all! TODAY (and today only) any and all of the origami wildlife you see below will be available as a free gift! for donations to the World Wildlife Fund in an effort to help them thwart the imminent extinction of so many animals around the world.   What’s more, is that Facebook and the […]

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Origami Rhinos Thwart Imminent Extinction

The Most Eligible Bachelor in the World The Ol Pejeta Conservancy is launching a new campaign to raise awareness about ‘The Most Eligible Bachelor in the World’ named Sudan, the only remaining male northern white rhino on the planet. The goal of their campaign is to raise the $9 million needed to protect the northern […]

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Challenging Freshwater Scarcity with Solar Origami

Orisun – An Origami Deployable Solar Concentrator for Water Purification, Desalination, Solar Cooking, and Electricity Generation Orisun’s mission is to challenge the scarcity of freshwater around the world through the development of  lost cost, ultralight, portable, sustainable, compact deployable, solar concentrators for water purification, desalination, solar cooking, and electricity generation. With natural disasters, war, pollution, […]

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Developing Laser-Propelled Spacecraft for Interstellar Travel

The Starlight Program The Starlight program as known as DEEP-IN (Directed Energy Propulsion for Interstellar Exploration) and DEIS (Directed Energy Interstellar Studies) is a NASA program to use large scale directed energy to propel small spacecraft to relativistic speeds to enable humanity’s first interstellar missions. This program was started in 2009 with initial funding from […]

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Defend the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge from Oil Drilling

Folding Wildlife for the Arctic Origami for an Interdependent World is gifting free origami crease patterns of origami arctic wildlife out of our appreciation for those who sign the petition to the U.S. Senate to keep oil drilling out of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Details below. Patagonia’s new 15-minute documentary The Refuge For hundreds […]

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Stand with Standing Rock Origami Fundraiser!

Oceti Sakowin Camp Origami Fundraiser Hello all! In order to help raise funds for the Oceti Sakowin Camp at the Standing Rock Reservation, I am gifting one original origami Sioux tipi to whomever completes the following steps. Donate $50 to the Oceti Sakowin Camp through PayPal. PayPal donations can be made here Take a screenshot […]

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Origami Rendezvous with the Columbia Space Initiative

An Origami Odyssey Thursday November 3rd from 8-9pm, I will be presenting An Origami Odyssey: the design and fabrication of large origami deployable structures to the Columbia Space Initiative at Columbia University in New York City. In An Origami Odyssey, I will cover the fundamentals of origami design, my work on the Starshade Project (Starshade: […]

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Channel Islands Marine & Wildlife Institute Fundraiser!

Origami towards Marine Mammal Conservation 2017 Origami Blue Whale is going to auction to fundraise for the Channel Islands Marina & Wildlife Institute (CIMWI) on Saturday, October 14, 2017, 5:30pm – 9:30pm at the Carriage and Western Art Museum of Santa Barbara, 129 Castillo St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101. CIMWI is dedicated to positively impacting […]

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Fossil Free UCSB and the Origin of O’l Derrick the Divestment Dinosaur

The Cause Origami for an Interdependent World has joined forces with Fossil Free UCSB, whose mission is to encourage our UC Regeants to divest from fossil fuels as part of an international effort to curtail environmental degradation from burning fossil fuels, oil spills, oil processing, and oil extraction. Timeline Enter the Origami Divestment Dinosaur March […]

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