Yosemite’s El Capitan Conquered

January 16, 2015 12:06 pm0 comments
Yosemite’s El Capitan Conquered

With only their bare hands to guide them, the pain of bloodied fingers and bruised and broken finger nails became the norm as Tommy Cladwell, 36, and Kevin Jorgesen, 30, became first men in history to free-climb El Capitan’s Dawn Wall. The name given for the fact that it catches […]

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How We Can Reduce Food Waste

December 5, 2014 2:23 pm0 comments
How We Can Reduce Food Waste

Worldwide food wastage has huge social, environmental and economic consequences. The UN Food and Agriculture Organisation estimates that one third of global food production is either wasted or lost. This is scary, considering that one in seven people worldwide go to bed hungry on any given night and 20,000 children […]

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The Amazon

December 2, 2014 2:32 pm0 comments
The Amazon

The Amazon rainforest – also known in English as Amazonia or the Amazon Jungle – sprawls over a vast expanse of 5,500,000 square kilometers (2,100,000 square miles) and graces nine countries. These countries are Brazil, Peru, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Bolivia, Guyana, Suriname and French Guiana. There are parts of the Amazon […]

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To Say Or Not To Say.

November 1, 2014 10:00 am0 comments
To Say Or Not To Say.

What we can and cannot say. It changes all the time doesn’t it? You move from one end of the social scale and you can’t say this, but then you’re on the other end and you can’t say that either. The variety of workplaces means there is a further blur […]

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How Fair Are You? Take The Fair Trade Test.

September 30, 2014 9:34 am0 comments
How Fair Are You? Take The Fair Trade Test.

Most people will be familiar or at least have heard of the good work that Fair Trade tries to do around the world. They are one of the very few organisations who attempt to enable us all to make a difference in our daily lives not be money donations or projects […]

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What Is The Future Of Energy?

September 25, 2014 3:23 pm0 comments
What Is The Future Of Energy?

At this moment in time, 25th of September 2014, the most precious commodity sector that exists in the entire world is the oil & gas industry. Oil & gas keeps the world going round fueling cars, heating houses, generating electricity, flying planes and many other things that we rely on […]

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Offshore Wind Power Is In Great Demand – Even In Munich

September 23, 2014 3:00 pm0 comments
Offshore Wind Power Is In Great Demand – Even In Munich

Every year, more than six million visitors from all over the world are fascinated by the matchless festival setting of Munich’s Oktoberfest. Yet, keeping the world’s largest beer festival and funfair brightly lit in all its glory requires 2.7 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of electricity – equivalent to the total annual […]

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EU Launches Generation Awake To Help Stop Us Wasting Waste

September 18, 2014 4:22 pm0 comments
EU Launches Generation Awake To Help Stop Us Wasting Waste

The European Commission has launched its new initiative ‘Generation Awake’ to help educate the countries of Europe in how to deal better with residential waste removal, factory waste disposal and overall waste management. In a bid to make the EU a greener and more environmentally friendly place they have created […]

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