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Power's off - a morning without electricity and what I learned

Yesterday morning we had a small power cut in our village. It only lasted a few hours. Compared with the estimated quarter of the world’s population that don’t have access to electricity (or those who have intermittent supply) this seems very insignificant. 427 more words


I'm a Hidden Hero!

Last night, I donned my best (£4.99 charity shop, worn lots of times before) frock, and hubby and I hot-footed it up to Woking to the World Wildlife Fund’s Living Planet Centre. 735 more words


Wales celebrates one more year of Earth Hour

Citizens and institutions across Wales are to embrace the initiative to turn off the lights for 60 minutes this Saturday as part of the Earth Hour, the world’s biggest celebration of the planet. 909 more words


The Joseph Kony craze may be over, but its deeper lesson should never be forgotten

An article in the Washington Post’s Monkey Cage blog chronicles the winding down of the Invisible Children (IC) organization. You’ll remember them for this video… 940 more words