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Planned obsolescence – The lightbulb conspiracy

This is a 50 minute video exploring the concept of planned obsolescence – which is the deliberate design of products to breakdown after a certain period of time or number of uses, so that consumers are forced to buy a new product. It is a fascinating documentary showing that products can last a lot longer. […]

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The story of stuff.

The story of stuff  is a great 20 minute video explaining the unsustainable nature of our production and consumption systems. It’s quite shocking to see the impact of our use of stuff! ‘From its extraction through sale, use and disposal, all the stuff in our lives affects communities at home and abroad, yet most of […]