Category Archives: Environment

#NoFutureNoChildren: The youth aren’t kidding

By Purva Grover

What do you tell your unborn child? That he/she is not welcome into the world? Forget gender divides; both boys and girls are unwelcomed. Hold on — how do you decide not to have children, when you are one? You have a conversation with yourself about the surroundings and look to the adults for help. In the event of the latter failing to provide, the decision is not a tough one to reach.

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Yes, we’re drowning in plastic, but let’s look at some scraps of good news

By Kelly Clarke & Nivriti Butalia

In April, a piece of news made an optimist out of anyone even a wee bit environmentally conscious: an enzyme had been born, which could munch on plastic, and was being cautiously hailed as the solution to the world’s plastic pollution mess.

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