Articles by Martin Wright

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Lebanon: beauty on the border with war Conflict, debt and dysfunction often cloud progress in Lebanon, which shares a border with Syria. But as Martin Wright discovers, this is on... Environment Society World
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Must change always be slow? From #MeToo to single-use plastics, 2018 showed us that social norms can shift swiftly and profoundly. What impact does this have on our abi... Environment Opinion Society
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Is it time to stop worrying and love AI? Will drones and droids take our jobs? Perhaps, but that isn’t the full picture. We explore how robots might work alongside us, rather than r... Science
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The fair trade mark that is protecting wild plants Increasing demand for wild plants – as ingredients for food, cosmetics and wellbeing and medicinal products – can put species at risk, as we... Written in partnership with Pukka
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Celebrating womankind: the Cape of Empowerment Embroidery artist Lou Gardiner has created a unique, wearable piece of art to transform every woman who puts it on into a ‘Wonder Woman’. A ... Written in partnership with Pukka
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Could Brexit make Britain beautiful? Surely not, you cry! And yet, leaving the EU might just be a once-in-a-century chance to restore our countryside and rescue its wildlife. Ma... Environment
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