Feeding the entertainment machine
Deferring to AI to give us what we like further diminishes culture at a societal scale, and cultural difference globally.
Owning our confronting past
At this time, we need to accept that a powerful healing influence can only be launched when a society knows and acknowledges all episodes of its history.
Supercharging solar panel recycling
It's expected that more than 100,000 tonnes of solar panels will enter Australia’s waste stream by 2035 – but there's a way to change that.
While you were sleeping
When we dream, we get so absorbed by our fantasies that the external world is shut out, even though the brain can still process sensory information.
Family meals: The new food fight
The COVID-19 pandemic is bringing many families back together for dinner, but for others it's harder than ever to put food on the table.
Coronavirus, and changing behaviour
A period of great upheaval can be the best time to embed new habits.
Coronavirus lessons for climate change
Solving climate change would involve only a fraction of the interventions into civic, business and organisational life that we're seeing now.
Tip of the fatberg?
Now that more toilet paper is in fewer hands, experts are worried that, for those caught short, the potential use of alternatives such as wet wipes and napkins could lead to major sewerage system blockages.
More than numbers: The gender issue in maths
A study highlights the systemic and cultural problems in mathematics departments – and why fewer women than men pursue a career in the field.
Four play: What's in the extra bin?
By 2030, no matter where Victorians live or visit, they'll have a consistent kerbside bin system.
Episode 8: What's Rightfully Ours
Fear is often a key driver of right wing extremists. In this episode we explore why reaching out to those on the fringes of extremism could help them change direction.
Keeping right-wing extremism in check
The internet’s a great place to meet like-minded people… even for far-right extremists. Monash experts reflect on the implications for society if right wing extremism is allowed to grow unchecked.
Episode 5: When Slavery’s Not A Crime
International legislation is still catching up with the realities of modern slavery. In today’s episode, we’ll meet the law students who want to change it.
How to reduce your festive footprint
Plastic packaging, damaged decorations, gift wrapping, food waste – trailing the Christmas celebrations is a mountain of rubbish. What can we do to limit it?
Episode 2: No Time to Waste
In this episode we talk to a campaigner who forced a major supermarket to better consider sustainability in its promotions and discover how marketing research can help organisations do it better.
Episode 3: The Mess We're In
We’re not going to recycle our way out of this one. It takes awareness and education to change our behaviours surrounding waste. Find out what you can do.
Episode 1 : Trash Talk
Susan Carland is joined by researchers and behaviour change experts from BehaviourWorks Australia – together they talk global waste.
Turning e-waste trash into treasure
The World Economic Forum estimates e-waste to be worth US$62.5 billion annually, but only 20 per cent is recycled through appropriate channels.
Putting health on the table
Drawing on a passion that runs through his family, Dr Sandro Demaio returns to Australia to improve people’s wellbeing – starting in the kitchen.
A flair for international collaboration
With a flair for international collaboration, Sze-yin Tan is advancing clean recycling technologies.
Going back to nature over dengue
Eco solutions may hold the answer to controlling the spread of the mosquito-borne virus in Malaysia.
Selling surfing's soul
The corporate high-performance, merchandise-heavy, social media-driven vision of surfing isn't one shared by many wave riders.
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