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Solar health & safety

Tanya Ha answers your questions on the safety of solar power.
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Who is Monsanto?

Find out all you need to know about the world's biggest seed company.
Ethical-fashion

Slave to fashion

Delve into the underbelly of our clothing industry to discover sweatshops
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Microplastics

Getting into the nitty-gritty of a tiny additive, with epic consequences.

Features

Bizarre Alternative Source Of Energy

Check out these bizarre source of energy.

Solar-Powered BBQ

An eco-friendly inflatable BBQ that reaches 260◦c in under five minutes.

Earthships

100% off the grid with a near-zero carbon footprint.

Garden

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Lead In Your Garden Soil

Risk of contaminated soils may change the way we need to garden and live.

Grey Water - what it is and how to use it

Here's how to get the most out of the water around your home.
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Native plants

There's lots of benefits to decking out your garden with native species.

Instant Expert

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Photovoltaic cells

What is a photovoltaic cell and how does it fit in with solar energy?
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Instant expert: Aquaculture

Fishing for answers on fish farming.
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Palm oil

Most of us are eating and using palm oil without even knowing it.

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Ask G

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Ask G: Creative recycling: arts and crafts

Creative recycling is all about putting random rubbish to artful use.
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Ask G: Light dimmers

Does turning the dimmer down on a light actually use less power?
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Ask G: Phosphate debate

The question of whether phosphates are good in laundry detergents.

Reviews

Revolution: A must watch

Rob Stewart’s new documentary ‘Revolution’ will blow you away.

Gemtree Wines

Choosing the right kind of sustainable vineyard can be very rewarding

Six ways to add style and save power - use louvres in your home.

Six ways to use Louvres in your home.