The changing nature of podcasts

Podcasts have come a long way since their birth in the early 2000s. Since then, presidents have appeared on and utilised them, people have been sued over them, and you can pretty much find one on any topic under the sun! Studies from Pew Research found that in 2019, the number of Americans aged 12…

Breaking down ‘reef toxic’ sunscreen

From a country with a giant ozone hole above it, I know the importance of sunscreen. However, it appears that some sunscreens are proving hazardous to the world around us. As some islands are now discovering, the very lotion we have been using to protect ourselves may be harming the underwater worlds we visit. A…

The election of Jair Bolsonaro

With almost all of the vote reported, Jair Messias Bolsonaro from The Social Liberal Party will almost certainly be Brazil's next president. But who is this new world leader? And why has the gaze of the entire world (particularly western nations) fallen upon Brazil? The man himself Jair Messias Bolsonaro born in 1955 is a politician…