We are drowning in plastic, the oceans are awash with it. Land fills bulge and recycling is often no more than a token gesture. We ship it somewhere else and say we’ve recycled it.

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With more than 81 million inhabitants, Germany has a rapidly growing problem with coffee capsules. Nespresso capsules are made of aluminium to keep the taste of the coffee beans good and airtight.


What's up with (fast) food? And what about healthy foods? One addiction and craze follows another. What is the effect of healthy food? Will we live longer and truly reduce the risk of deadly diseases?

What is really behind these "superfoods"?

We thought we had social, education, housing and health services. How did we get back to the absolute poverty and inequality we see growing everywhere? Can we change it?

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The Library didn’t only contain magical books, the ones which are chained to their shelves and are very dangerous. It also contained perfectly ordinary books, printed on commonplace paper in mundane ink. It would be a mistake to think that they weren’t also dangerous, just because reading them didn’t make fireworks go off in the sky. Reading them sometimes did the more dangerous trick of making fireworks go off in the privacy of the reader’s brain. ~ Terry Pratchett