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Yolanda Kakabadse, President of the WWF: The State of the Earth

At her lecture in Durham Castle Great Hall, Ms Kakabadse discussed the environment and the human condition to ‘wait until we are at the edge of the precipice to react’. The time to act, however, is now.

Nature and commerce: a game of unintended consequences

  Nothing is ever black and white. We are forever failing to encapsulate our lives in mere words. Forever saying ‘it’s not that simple’. So how is it we expect the life of the natural world to be simple too? Mother nature is a complex lady; and she certainly won’t simply follow our demands. She […]