Thred Daily – Why are Gen Z choosing self-care over self-improvement?
#thatgirl, #goblinmode, or #feralgirlsummer, which trend are you jumping on this summer? Not sure? Why not let Sofia fill you in on the latest trends Gen Z are adopting, and how they're heralding in the unhinged era.
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Thred Daily – Gene-editing and designer babies explained
Dressing your baby up in a Gucci bodysuit is one thing, but deciding their eye colour before birth is another. Jess gives us a rundown of the scientific breakthroughs and potential benefits of gene-editing, as well as guiding us through the moral minefield of designer babies. Don't' forget to let us...
Thred Talk – How blockchain can combat climate change
Most of the environmental talk surrounding blockchain, bitcoin, and NFTs is about how energy intensive and resource draining they are. But the technology could actually be a force for good in the fight against climate change. In this video Elliot explores the ways blockchain can be used to encourage sustainable...
Thred Talk – The History of Recycling
With more and more headlines about how our waste is being poorly managed, Elliot decided to find out how far back humanity’s relationship with recycling goes. After watching this video you might find yourself asking… HOW HAVE WE STILL NOT GOT THE HANG OF THIS?
Thred Daily – The future of eco-friendly manufacturing?
Is plastic made from sperm and clothes created from human hair the answer to achieving a circular economy, or a sustainable step too far? To put it more simply... Would you drink tea from a mug made from salmon semen?
Thred Daily – Was COP26 a success?
COP26 was already being called the most important climate summit of our lifetime, long before it even began. After two weeks of statistics and speeches, you'd be forgiven for coming out of the conference a little confused. Luckily the team at Thred has kept a close eye on proceeding and ready to give a rundown of the summit.
Thred Daily – 5 ups and downs from past COPs
COP26 is underway and there’s reason to believe this conference of the parties could be the most important one yet. With that in mind, Elliot looks back at the 5 biggest ups and downs from previous summits to see what we can learn from the hits and misses of the past to ensure a better future for everyone.
We carve 7 spooky threats to the climate
It's that time again to test out the team's creative capabilities on a piece of fruit (yes, it is a fruit Kev). This year our pumpkin carving veterans are joined by some new faces to depict seven of the spookiest threats to the climate. Check out the video to see how we did, and discover the ways we can reduce our contribution to the environmental crisis.
Global Climate Strike – 24/09/21
The message is simple. No more greenwashing. On Friday 24th September, in the UK hundreds of young activists gathered at Parliament Square to highlight our climate change failures. The protest was organised by members of Greta Thunberg’s Fridays for Future movement, as part of a series of similar events across the world. This protest included speeches from Labour MP Nadia Whittome, former Green Party leader Natalie Bennett, and former...