Articles by Anna Turns

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How hobbies helped people stay positive during lockdown During lockdown many people took up new hobbies to fill their time. We discover the benefits of having a creative focus... Written in partnership with School of Natural Skincare
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Farms of the future: mussel farming given a new lifeline The people behind the UK's first fully offshore mussel farm wants to encourage Brits to eat more shellfish, which they say is currently unta... Agriculture Environment Food
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Good vibrations: how the lockdown is helping scientists better understand Earth The lockdown has significantly reduced human activity, which is good news for the seismologists studying our planet... Science World
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Homemade beauty: inside the natural skincare movement Enthusiasm for creating beauty products at home is growing. Anna Turns discovers the benefits of DIY cosmetics and meets the online school t... Written in partnership with School of Natural Skincare
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That’s a wrap: how brands are cutting down on plastic packaging As the gift-giving season approaches, we find out how companies are innovating with sustainable packaging... Written in partnership with noissue
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Beyond retro: is second-hand shopping catching up with fast fashion? More young people are turning to charity shops and resale sites for a fashion fix that’s kinder to the planet ... Written in partnership with Simple
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