philosophy, social justice

Why ​Doing Good Isn’t A Competition

I'm a pretty competitive gal, so when I first signed up to a zero waste challenge with a friend, I felt a huge sense of satisfaction seeing how much plastic I could get out of my life. Seeing all those carbon savings represented as a handy-to-compare-with-others number did wonders for my ego. "I'm doing a… Continue reading Why ​Doing Good Isn’t A Competition

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philosophy, social justice, sustainability

Cli-fi: Climate change has woven its way into science fiction

Science fiction as a genre has been enormously successful, with blockbusters such as Star Wars bringing the term into the mainstream. No longer just the mainstay of comic books, sci-fi is well and truly embedded as a popular genre of fiction, film and other creative forms. So what's all this about "cli-fi"? What does it mean?… Continue reading Cli-fi: Climate change has woven its way into science fiction