Month: June 2018

Knowing when it’s time to give up and buy a new one

June 30, 2018

It’s all about knowing when your possessions have had their day. Everyone has their own line to draw. Others would no doubt have got it repaired.  On Sunday our 13-year-old TV packed up and I had to face the fact it was never going to work again.  This was after several weeks of carefully rearranging […]

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Are you Zen eco-positive?

June 26, 2018

What is eco-positivity? Eco-positivity is the belief that a positive attitude is the best way to fix our environmental issues. Our environmental problems are basically a result of our long-term mismanagement of our own environment and eco-positivity recognises the power of positive thinking in solving this. What is Zen eco-positivity? ‘Zen’ eco-positivity adds Zen eco-power […]

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How AI can help the beach plastic clean-up

June 4, 2018

It’s massive, it’s multi-dimensional and it’s just around the corner …   A new science-led project is using  drones to survey plastic waste on our beaches and waterways. Artificial Intelligence (AI) is being put to good use helping us clean up our oceans. The project is led by the British Science Association and charity The Plastic […]

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