Seven Standen

Stories from the past that are still relevant today

Nowadays, there is a common trend of retiring old books in favour of new, shiny paperbacks. In a world where we can pick up a book and devour it in a couple of hours, whisking us away quickly to a fantastical world but bringing us back in time for tea,...
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Posted Dec. 31, 2019

The corporate benefit of climate change: escaping the blame

The Carbon Majors report (2017) found that 100 companies have been responsible for 71% of global emissions since 1998, with the highest emitting including Shell, BP, and Chevron. With this information publicly available, it raises the question of why the responsibility of reducing carbon emissions has been placed on the individuals rather than on the companies responsible.
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Posted Nov. 18, 2019