Nudging sustainability

Nudging sustainability

For Earth Overshoot Day, we explore whether psychology has the solutions to flip our behaviour to be more sustainable.

Mind your language

Heatwaves might seem an opportune time to talk about climate change action – but research suggests this could prove ineffectual.

For Earth Overshoot Day, we explore whether psychology has the solutions to flip our behaviour to be more sustainable.

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Large households throw away the most food. In an attempt to stop the waste, a simple idea is showing great promise.

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Heatwaves might seem an opportune time to talk about climate change action – but research suggests this could prove ineffectual.

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Building acceptance for sustainable initiatives can be as simple as finding the right way to frame the problem.

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Switching menus so meat is not the default option dramatically reduces meat consumption. But will the effects last?

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A maze of eco-labels and certification means consumers are easily confused. A German initiative aims to provide clarity.

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You can ‘nudge’ someone to take up new activities, but unless they truly believe in its value, they won’t keep it up.

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As the world uses natural resources faster than they can be replenished, India looks to a future of renewable energy.

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