Sustainability

  1. Activewear with Grace Beverley

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    Video caption: Model Charli Howard asks how what we wear to work out is working out for the planet.

    Model Charli Howard meets a fitness influencer turned innovator, to find out how what we wear to work out is working out for the planet.

  2. The engineer solving Senegal's crop loss problem

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    Video caption: The storage solution is sustainably made, allows crops to last longer and reduces waste

    Marie Ndieguene, a young civil engineer, is tackling post-harvest loss with a novel storage solution which allows crops to last longer and attract higher prices, and reduces waste

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    Video caption: Kenya: A sustainable solution to locust swarms?

    An NGO is training and paying communities in Kenya to catch locusts, so they can be turned into animal feed.

  4. Human-made objects to outweigh living things

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    Video caption: The weight of human-made objects will soon exceed the weight of all other living things

    A study finds that the weight of all human-made objects on earth will likely exceed the weight of living things for the first time before the end of this year.

  5. Why soil is one of the most amazing things on our planet

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    Video caption: BBC Ideas explores the wonder and magic of soil

    Soil is underappreciated. But it's vital in so many ways - from the food we eat, to the medicines we take, to the ecosystem as a whole.

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    Video caption: United Nations chief Guterres: 'Our planet is broken'

    United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres urges nations to make radical changes before it's too late.

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    Video caption: Can a ninja’s life teach us about staying safe in a pandemic?

    Genichi is the first student to graduate from a Japanese university with a master’s degree in ninja studies.

  8. The Repair Shop's Jay Blades: 'Make do and mend' for the planet

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    Video caption: The Repair Shop's Jay Blades says we can learn from the 'make do and mend' era.

    The Repair Shop's Jay Blades discusses how we could buy things in a completely different way to help save the planet.

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    Video caption: BBC Autumnwatch to showcase quarry reclaimed by nature

    The programme will feature wildlife inhabiting the area surrounding a former slate quarry in Powys.

  10. 'We want to unravel the impact we're having on the world'

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    Video caption: Liz Bonnin is joined by environmental experts to talk about climate denial and apathy.

    In the latest episode of our What Planet Are We On? Podcast, Liz Bonnin is joined by environmental experts to talk about climate denial and apathy.

  11. The environmental cost of recovery

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    Video caption: Can India balance growth with protection of its environment?