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CSR and Ethical Consumerism


Chinese factories are targeted once again by retail giant Uniqlo for labor issues. The article quoted extra long working hours and subpar working conditions. The irony is tha it is their “best-performing factories”, thanks to lower cost and extra hands and hours put in. 68 more words


Most Folks Don't Compute Evolution

You know what really nags me about most humans?

Most don’t understand evolution.

Getting to the root of the problem, we realize that there’s always been a twisted desire to hurt or control people, even when it doesn’t benefit them. 848 more words


An Interactive Map of Every Cargo Ship in the World in 2012

Map by Kiln

Using over 250 million data points from the UCL Energy Institute (UCL EI), Kiln, a London-based data visualisation and digital journalism studio, created the incredible interactive map embedded below. 458 more words


Graham & Zooke, "Augmented realities and uneven geographies"

Graham and Zook, again, look at augmented reality, but specifically consider the ways that the content created in the geoweb is uneven and likewise creates uneven geographies. 786 more words

Lac d'Arbey walk with guests

As this is my 200th post, (how time flies!), I thought I’d do something a little different and let 2 of our guests this week decide which pictures to post and to write something themselves.  188 more words


The 2016 Geoscience Education Academy

A guest post from Lucy Jackson, who attended the 2016 Geoscience Education Academy as a student representative.

As someone keenly interested in Geology, the Geoscience Education Academy… 1,289 more words