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Sunlight express: the solar-powered train The coastal town of Byron Bay in Australia is now easily accessible via a solar-powered train. It might not look cutting-edge, but it is ... Environment World
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Football club to educate, rather than ban, racist fans Teams can bar supporters who shout antisemitic abuse, but does this change behaviour? Chelsea FC is going a step further... Lifestyle Society Sport UK
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Delivering progress: the male midwife Out of 96 students on his midwifery course, Dilan Chauhan is the only man. By entering a traditionally female-oriented industry, he has had ... Society UK
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The record label that's run by prisoners Meet the man behind what is thought to be the world’s first record label to be launched in a prison, run with and by prisoners... Society UK
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Measuring what we treasure: what if human contentment shaped policymaking? How would the world look if human contentment shaped policymaking? We meet the woman who thinks that the pursuit of happiness is anything bu... Society UK
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Regreening Ethiopia's drylands Drylands in the Tigray region of Ethiopia, home to more than 4.3 million people, are being restored on a massive scale. Villagers volunteer ... Environment Society World
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