It is a pretty legitimate question in this day and age. The Earth is under unprecedented stresses from its human population. Earth Overshoot Day in 2017 was on August 2nd (the day each year we use up the annual output of renewable resources produced by the planet). Temperatures are on the rise (this visualisation by … More When will we reach peak stuff?
I have been trying to be a conscious consumer in recent years. And part of that includes trying to buy things with the least amount of packaging per volume (within limits of what I actually want to consume). Here’s an example. The unit price of the item is the smaller number in the bottom left … More Mass (packaging) consumption culture?
The train adventure of my previous post was nothing too special in the end so I won’t dwell on that topic short from posting a few happy snaps from my journey. Basically I took my slow train down to Oslo, a sleeper to Sandnes, and returned on the same train to Oslo after Christmas before … More Globalisation Europe Version