Hussh | In the shadow of deforestation, the Indigenous fight for Amazon and climate stability

In the shadow of deforestation, the Indigenous fight for Amazon and climate stability

carbon emissions// Hidden Stories SeriesIn the shadow of deforestation, the Indigenous fight for Amazon and climate stabilityJanuary 18, 2024In the heart of the Amazon rainforest, Indigenous leaders are engaged in a crucial battle—not only for the preservation of their ancestral lands but also for the stability of the global climate.This struggle unfolds against the backdrop of alarming statistics: over 9 …

Hussh | No-one else was in the room where it happens — Pacific Island Nations excluded from final pass of Cop28's historic climate deal

Pacific Island Nations excluded from final pass of Cop28’s historic climate deal

carbon emissions// Hidden Stories SeriesPacific Island Nations excluded from final pass of Cop28’s historic climate dealDecember 19, 2023In the wake of the much-publicised Cop28 climate summit, an air of triumphant progress seemed to permeate the media coverage.The United Arab Emirates, hosting this pivotal event, hailed the final agreement as a historic turning point; a paradigm shift in the battle against …

Hussh | The long road ahead for fusion energy and its role in a greener future

The long road ahead for fusion energy and its role in a greener future

carbon emissions// Hidden Stories SeriesThe long road ahead for fusion energy and its role in a greener futureApril 14, 2023When I looked at my energy bills this winter, it was clear that for the first time, how (and when) we use electricity was going to become important for many UK households facing a costly end to 2022.Then along came the …

Hussh | Tropical forests struggling to recover from deforestation, new research shows

Tropical forests struggling to recover from deforestation, new research shows

carbon emissions// Hidden Stories SeriesTropical forests struggling to recover from deforestation, new research showsMarch 16, 2023New research published in the journal Nature has found that recovering tropical forests are only able to offset a quarter of carbon emissions generated annually by logging, wildfire and land clearing.The study, led by a team of scientists from the University of Bristol, used satellite …

UnNeutral | Is fast fashion really as bad as they say?

Is fast fashion really as bad as they say?

carbon emissions// Hidden Stories SeriesIs fast fashion really as bad as they say?August 3, 2022As summer hits the UK and everyone is preparing to go away on holiday, many of us are no doubt heading to the highstreet (or its digital cousin) to top up our summer wardrobes.But industry reports are not looking favourable for fashion brands, particularly when looking …