Are we already becoming desensitised to the environmental crisis in Australia?

In recent weeks, both the news and our social media feeds have been flooded with images and videos of the inferno sweeping across Australia, showing the damage that it has left behind. Whether photos of homes reduced to dust, animals covered in burnt flesh or soot-covered firemen clutching koalas, the true extent and horror of […]

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Food waste: A reflexion on the unsustainability of conspicuous consumption

“Can I help you sort out the leftovers?” I ask my supervisor, already on the lookout for some Tupperware. “Yes, please,” she replies, passing me a bin and a roll of plastic bags. Unfortunately certain of the answer, appalled, I asked “do I have to throw it all away?” a question which, apparently, is only […]