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Green Cities

Green Cities

To save our planet, we all need to co-inhabit the urban high rise instead of trying to reconnect with nature and hold on to some sort of misguided nostalgia from the past. Let me explain. Urbanised societies, in which a high proportion of the population live in...

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Save the Rhinos

Save the Rhinos

September 22nd is World Rhino Day. To save the rhino we must stop the hand wringing do-good conservation nonsense and get busy finding 21st century solutions to the problem. We need to re-start trade in rhino horns, save human lives, create jobs and let capitalists...

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Water, Capitalism and the 21st Century

Water, Capitalism and the 21st Century

The industrial revolution and modern capitalism were powered by water, the sustainability revolution we are entering will depend on it. Water will define our future as clearly as it has our past. How we manage this scarce resource, the choices we make - and those that...

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Let Them Eat Fisheries Reports

Let Them Eat Fisheries Reports

You should believe little that is written on our fisheries – particularly when it is from NGO’s or Governments. Instead you should trust your instincts, open your eyes and understand what the markets are telling you. Then think again and the solutions seem obvious....

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Sustainable Retreat

Sustainable Retreat

The Industrial revolution is over and the sustainability revolution has begun. Sustainable development is out and sustainable retreat is in. This changes the game for everyone. Let me explain. Development is a comfortable word. Revolution is an entirely different...

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The history of fish and the end of civilization

The history of fish and the end of civilization

Let’s be honest, there is not much civil about civilisation. Every animal on this planet has its place in Nature except of course Humans. Most species are somehow interconnected and interdependent in our beautiful and extraordinary world but none more so than fish and...

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Population – the elephant in the room

Population – the elephant in the room

Why will no one talk about the elephant in the room that is population? Previously because it used to be taboo – but now perhaps because it is no longer one of the key issues that faces our civilisation. The population boom is about to end one way or another. Let me...

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