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[24 May 2011 | No Comment | ]
Pimp My Kid: getting styled and giving back

In the midst of a debt crisis, the Greeks are still giving back. Bella Papadopolous Dobrowolska and Morgan Pettersson report.

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[15 Dec 2010 | No Comment | ]
Peats Ridge goes Green

The saying “take only pictures, steal only time, leave only footprints” isn’t one you would normally associate with a three-day music festival – that is, until now. Nicky Champ discovers how Peats Ridge are environmentally redefining music festivals.

Climate Change, Culture, Energy, Featured, News, Pollution, Sustainability »

[28 Oct 2010 | No Comment | ]
New star on the green catwalk

Green business now stands for good business, and Australia’s design and building industry is leading the trend worldwide. Dave Drayton reports.

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[21 Oct 2010 | No Comment | ]
Aboriginal groups offended by heritage laws

State laws protecting Aboriginal objects and places come into effect last month, but Aboriginal bodies are so far unimpressed. Jessica Tapp reports.

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[22 May 2010 | 10 Comments | ]
Off to the markets with BYO bags

Shopping for fruit and vegies just got a lot more environmentally friendly with a new farmers market in Sydney opting for a BYO bag policy. By Nastasia Campanella.

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[29 Apr 2010 | 4 Comments | ]
Bird watching gets tech-savvy

Scientists have joined the iPhone craze and are asking the general public to help them with research. Miran Hosny reports.

Culture, Law & Ethics, Pollution »

[22 Dec 2009 | 3 Comments | ]
British museum still refusing to return Parthenon pieces

The Greek State is still pushing for the return of its Parthenon, or Elgin Marbles which the British Museum claims ownership over and refuses to hand them over. Sofia Belegrinou investigates.

Climate Change, Culture, Law & Ethics, Multimedia »

[20 Nov 2009 | 2 Comments | ]
The Battle of Sydney

Welcome to the harbour city – home of the opera house, the bridge and traffic chaos. A battle is on for not only the streets of Sydney but the environment, the economy and just common sense. Will cars and bikes ever get along in Sydney? Strap on your helmet and watch the Battle of Sydney unfold, a documentary by Matt Davis.

Audio, Culture, Energy »

[10 Aug 2009 | No Comment | ]
Solar sounds

With solar rebates and an increased interest in renewable energy, it seems many parts of Australian society are jumping on board the sustainability band-wagon. Nick Evershed takes a look at the use of renewable energy in the music industry.

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[5 Aug 2009 | 4 Comments | ]
Eco-art

While art with a cause is hardly new, a movement is emerging that seeks to not only raise awareness but engage communities by creating art that contributes directly to the solution, writes Anne Fullerton.
Lynne Hull doesn’t mind that her sculpture is covered in bird poo, but then Lynne Hull is not your average artist. [...]