Greed: Some call it a useful dowry of evolution, others a fault in the human genetic make-up. Why do people never feel like they have enough, where is this self-indulgence leading - and is there a way out of this vicious cycle of gratification?
Coronavirus brought with it, albeit temporarily, a greener, simpler way of life. But as economies reboot, will our hopes for lasting change again be supplanted by an obsession for wealth and efficiency?
An entire generation of young people is rejecting the idea of unlimited economic growth on a planet with finite resources.
Over the years rubbish from the bloc's richer nations has been imported to Romania and Bulgaria, where it has just piled up or been carelessly incinerated. The problem shows no sign of stopping, says Ivaylo Ditchev.
By the end of Monday, humanity's allotment of natural resources for 2019 will be all used up, according to a report. Over the past 20 years, Earth Overshoot Day has moved up three months to July 29.
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