Day 16

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TONY BUDDEN – DAY 16 – HEMP 1

The Hemporium has been going since 1996 making clothing and textile products, cosmetics and other products. The word canvas comes from cannabis. It is three times as strong as cotton, produces about four times the amount of fibre per hectare, uses much less water, pesticides and agri-chemicals. It is a very durable, strong, breathable fabric. […]

DAY 16 – POVERTY

Day 16 of the University of Earth series. We’ve just been interviewing Tony Buddens, and right nearby him is an area of extreme poverty. We decided to visit it because it is part of our journey in trying to work out what to do about the amount of poverty that exists in the world today […]

DAY 16 – SEWERAGE IN THE SEA – JOHN TRESCOTT

As a pilot and marine conservation photographer, as part of my job I fly around the peninsular coastline, two or three times a week and about 5 years ago we started noticing large white plumes on the surface of the see at three distinctive spots. Doing a bit of research I subsequently found out that […]