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Are you a passive part of the plastic problem?

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Plastic problem painfully evident but much action still missing. Photo by Ishan @seefromthesky on Unsplash
Plastic problem painfully evident but much action still missing. Photo by Ishan @seefromthesky on Unsplash

“Plastic waste is an old environmental issue which demands (and now receives) more attention. But although it fosters discussions, policies, economic measures, and voluntary agreements in different governmental spheres, it is still ignored by many citizens.”

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Technology, children and good parenting

in #TechTavern/Glocal/Society
Star Wars figures. (Photo: Daniel Cheung / unsplash)
Star Wars figures. (Photo: Daniel Cheung / unsplash)

“It’s pretty obvious that technology evolves, rather than going backwards. For this reason, it’s likely a bad idea to look at it as an enemy that should be defeated.”

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Our children won’t save the (green) world

in Glocal/Society
Children and nature. (Photo by Evan McDougall on Unsplash)
Children and nature. (Photo by Evan McDougall on Unsplash)

“No one will protect what they don’t care about; and no one will care about what they have never experienced.” – David Attenborough

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A guide to scuba diving in our local lakes

in Leipzig tips/My Leipzig/Sports
Scuba diving. (Photo: public domain)
Scuba diving. (Photo: public domain)

“In this post, I want to tell you about what it takes to become a scuba diver, and about what you can discover underneath the surface of Leipzig’s lakes.”

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Germany and the heatwave from hell

in Community/Leipzig/Society
Public domain photo.
Public domain photo.

It doesn’t really feel as if we’d have to brace future generations for a return of the glaciers any time soon. The terrible heat – die schreckliche Hitze – has us all in its clutches. And it’s only getting scarier.

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Ideas for hot Leipzig dates in winter

in Dating/Leipzig tips/What's on

Once you’ve obtained the willpower, the digits and the guts, how do you get “Hottie of the Season” to leave the house and share some of their warmth with you?

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