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Urbanization of the Oceans – Blue Growth?

Dr Meriwether Wilson Over 100 years ago, a fierce philosophical debate circled the salons, cafes, balls and bars of intellectuals and pioneers alike – often known as the ‘American wilderness’ debate. The legendary icons of this debate included: John Muir … Continue reading

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When there is a problem where do you look for answers?

Dr.  Robbie Nicol, School of Education, University of Edinburgh    Sitting amongst the lush, flowering machair, this rare European habitat, I find time and space to ponder.  The vast expanse of sandy beach below is empty of people who will … Continue reading

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