Tag: Action

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Why defusing ‘carbon bombs’ offers a promising new agenda for tackling climate change Academics have identified the fossil fuel projects likely to blow through our carbon budget. Here's why that could be helpful Energy Environment Society
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The happiness habit: small actions to improve everyday wellbeing From practicing gratitude to seeking the good in others, Mark Williamson from Action for Happiness suggests five habits for happiness Lifestyle Opinion Society
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UK’s first vending machine for homeless people launches Installed in Nottingham in December, it contains water, food, hygiene items and books, and can be accessed by homeless people around the clo... Society
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Helpless or hopeful? How the news shapes our self-belief Our belief about whether our actions can make a difference is influenced by the news media, explains positive psychology researcher Jodie Ja... Media Opinion
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Old and new powers are working together to create conscious movements for impact Between the established circles of ‘old power’ and the thriving yet young dynamism of ‘new power’, it may seem society is caught in stalemat... Innovation Opinion Positive People Society
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Get Volunteering with Climate Squad Climate Squad, a youth volunteering programme, now has more than 3,000 16-25-year-olds creatively working together to build a sustainable fu... Energy Environment Youth

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From how hip-hop came to embrace a new generation of LGBTQ+ rappers, to a lonely bloke’s guide to friendship: discover all the good news that matters, with the January–March issue of Positive News magazine.