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The London Markets: The Fish Market

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Updated 22 Jan 2016
The sustainability of fish stocks threatens the future for Billingsgate - but there are more pressing challenges to the traditions of London's fish...

George at Asda – What makes clothing ownership and use sustainable?

George at Asda – What makes clothing ownership and use sustainable? Creative commons image
Updated 05 Nov 2015
Catherine Watkins from George at Asda explains what the large business does to support sustainability.

Sustainable Design – Innovative design techniques

Sustainable Design – Innovative design techniques Copyrighted image Copyright: Rhiannon Hunt
Updated 05 Nov 2015
Designer Rhiannon Hunt explains what the challenge of producing sustainable clothing adds to her experience of designing t-shirts.

Do our clothes shopping habits require retail therapy?

Do our clothes shopping habits require retail therapy?
Updated 03 Nov 2015
Many of us are culprits when it comes to buying more clothes than we can possibly wear, but what harm could it do? Guest author Natalie Dukes...

Mass production and the consequent devaluation of our clothes

Mass production and the consequent devaluation of our clothes
Updated 03 Nov 2015
What effect has mass production had on the way we see our clothes? Dr Patsy Perry discusses how our outlook has changed over time.

Make your clothes count

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Updated 22 Oct 2015
With the fifth-biggest environmental footprint of any UK industry there is no doubt that making the clothing industry more sustainable is...

Goal-setting for a better world: Millennium Development Goals and Post-2015 Development Agenda

Goal-setting for a better world: Millennium Development Goals and Post-2015 Development Agenda Creative commons image DFID under CC-BY licence under Creative-Commons license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 12 Aug 2015
The 2000 Millennium Goals set targets, aspiring to make the world a better place. As we reach the end of the year by which they were to be achieved...

Safer battery could spark investment in renewables

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Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 02 Aug 2015
Researchers have developed a new battery to enable user generated renewable power to be stored cheaply and safely, reports Tim Radford from...

World must avert flood of climate refugees - Climate News Network

World must avert flood of climate refugees - Climate News Network Creative commons image By Richard P J Lambert [CC BY-NC 2.0] via Flickr Creative Commons under Creative-Commons license
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 02 Aug 2015
The world will face a humanitarian crisis on an immense scale if millions of people have to flee the impacts of global warming, reports Alex...

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Sustainable Scotland

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Introductory level Duration 5 hours Updated 12 Mar 2014
Sustainable Scotland is a free course that will appeal to anyone with an interest in a sustainable future in the context of contemporary Scottish...

Transport and sustainability

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Transport and sustainability Copyrighted image Copyright: S.Potter
Intermediate level Duration 12 hours Updated 08 Apr 2013
This free course, Transport and sustainability, explores the issues around sustainable transport and how the role of technology and society can...

An introduction to sustainable energy

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Introductory level Duration 3 hours Updated 18 Oct 2012
The search for sustainable energy will dominate the twenty-first century. This free course, An introduction to sustainable energy, provides an...

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Environmental management 1

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Environmental management 1 Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University / Karen Parker
Intermediate level Duration 300 hours Updated 13 Feb 2016 Register by 08 Sep 2016
Why is environmental management vital for our sustainability? What kind of environmental management do we need now? Explore systemic answers to...

Managing for sustainability

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Managing for sustainability Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University / Karen Parker
Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 13 Feb 2016 Register by 31 Mar 2016
This module will increase your understanding of delivering and supporting sustainability management in your workplace or support your personal...

Energy and sustainability

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Energy and sustainability Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University/Karen Parker
Intermediate level Duration 300 hours Updated 13 Feb 2016 Register by 08 Sep 2016
Can nuclear power, carbon capture and storage or renewable energy sources provide solutions to the problem of global warming? Explore the issues...