Geography

Plastic
Bonus | Member-only episode
Episode
58

Plastic

Economics
Environment
Global warming
China
May 29, 2020
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20
minutes

It has revolutionised our lives, made cars lighter, food fresher, and water safer.

But at what cost?

In this episode we take a look at the history of plastic, and ask ourselves what comes next.

Is The World Really Running Out Of Sand?
Bonus | Member-only episode
Episode
35

Is The World Really Running Out Of Sand?

Global warming
Economics
Consumption
Mar 13, 2020
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16
minutes

After water and air, it's the most used natural resource in the world. But are we really running out of it?

If so, why? And what happens if we do?

What's The Difference Between Great Britain and The United Kingdom?
Bonus | Member-only episode
Episode
25

What's The Difference Between Great Britain and The United Kingdom?

UK politics
England
Life in the UK
Feb 11, 2020
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18
minutes

Confused about the difference between Great Britain and The United Kingdom, and always wondered when to call someone British instead of English, Scottish, Welsh or Irish?

Let's clear it up, and explain how we got to this, admittedly, pretty complicated situation.

The Places In The World Where Planes Can't Go
Bonus | Member-only episode
Episode
2

The Places In The World Where Planes Can't Go

Space
Russia
The Cold War
Business
Dec 2, 2019
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10
minutes

Ever wondered if there are places in the world where planes can't fly?

From mountainous regions to hostile states, from theme parks to ancient temples, it's time to find out where planes can and can't fly.

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