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Carbon quilt: a global cover up…

One of the challenges behaviour change practitioners have to grapple with is how to make climate change ‘real’ to people. How do you show the public what damage they are causing as a result of their lifestyles in a way that is meaningful and doesn’t give the impression that they are too small a part [...]

The trillion dollar challenge

Obsessive carbon-counting climbs to an adrenaline-soaked peak on the University of Oxford’s trillionth tonne counter. With admirably few words, the university’s Department of Physics has used a short series of panic-inducing counters to indicate the imminent collapse of the world as we know it. Of course, demonstrating that the changes needed to avoid catastrophe can be positive, [...]