Activism

Buy Nothing Day

It was difficult – But I managed it! Saturday the 24th of November is Buy Nothing Day here in the UK. Okay – I have not single handedly changed the world – but if everyone thought carefully about what they bought and the social and environmental impact that they had through consumerism …? Of course, Buy Nothing Day isn’t about changing your lifestyle for just one day – it should  be a lasting relationship with…

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Creativity

Natural Radio

The earth is alive with its own radio broadcasts. Lightning, the solar wind and solar storms create a variety of radio signals that surround us and lie just beyond our reach. They lie just beyond our perception because although their frequencies fall within the range of human hearing, they are radio waves that our ears don’t perceive. But the simplest of receiving equipment will allow you to hear them. Just hook an antenna to any…

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