Where does my recycling go?

You’ve been to the supermarket and picked up a packet of strawberries, a jar of pasta sauce and some yogurts. Later you carefully make sure to wash the packaging out and put it in your recycling box. But after the effort of sorting the waste and dutifully putting it into the assigned recycling bins….. What... Continue Reading →

Can fashion be sustainable?

It’s been 4 months since I joined students from business, fashion, sculpture, history, medicine and more on a 10-day interdisciplinary sustainable fashion trek to India. Yet I still think about what I saw, experienced and learnt frequently. We literally got to journey through the cotton industry from farm to factory to fashion house! A complete... Continue Reading →

All Energy and Dcarbonise Conference May 2019

SEC Campus Glasgow, looking south-east. The All Energy conference, and new Dcarbonise conference, were held again in Glasgow this year. They provided a great opportunity for the MSc GeoEnergy students to interact with industry leaders utilising the latest clean energy technologies, hear from government ministers on their plans to create appropriate frameworks and network with... Continue Reading →

Daytripping around Edinburgh

Hello everyone! Here's a blog post about some of my favourite weekend walks near Edinburgh (but not in the city centre). I don't own a bike so every place that I mention is accessible with Lothian buses (Edinburgh's normal city buses). You can check Google maps and the Lothian bus app for bus numbers and... Continue Reading →

Green Escapes in Edinburgh

May and June are generally considered the best months of the year for weather in Edinburgh. So after the stress of exams, deadlines and dissertation hand ins - its the perfect time to relax and explore some nature within the city! Dean Village/ Water of Leith Starting with a classic... even the tourists know about... Continue Reading →

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