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Bright Minds - Food Sustainability

Introduced by Professor Duncan Cameron, co-director of our Institute for Sustainable Food, join Mary Eliza for her talk on 'Can we solve global warming, acid rain and smog all at once?'.

From  Nick Kennard on January 26th, 2021 0 likes 104 plays 0  

USA Webinar with Tony Ryan - December 2020

Will you join the discussion on how we can create a more sustainable future? During the webinar you'll learn how your University has developed techniques to grow plants using synthetic soils,…

From  Roisha Marsden on December 10th, 2020 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Institute for Sustainable Food webinar - July 2020

The empty shelves of early days of the COVID-19 pandemic highlighted key flaws in our food supply chains.But simply growing more food is not the solution - there is a bigger issue at play according…

From  Nick Kennard on July 29th, 2020 0 likes 168 plays 0  

Urban Horticulture - Dr Jill Edmondson

Urban land could grow fruit and veg for 15 per cent of the population, research showsUniversity of Sheffield experts map land suitable for growing fruit and veg in the city Available space could…

From  Harry Clulow on March 17th, 2020 0 likes 528 plays 0  

Everything is connected: chocolate, national parks, the Sustainable Development Goals and conviviality

Judith Krauss tells three short stories on cocoa sustainability, national parks and the Sustainable Development Goals: they are part of one bigger story about how everything is connected, often in…

From  Judith Krauss-Ward on January 13th, 2020 0 likes 98 plays 0  

The University of Sheffield Cycle Hub

Our purpose-built Cycle Hub is now open to all U-card holders. With capacity to park 168 bikes, the facility also features showers, male and female changing cubicles and half-height lockers which are…

From  Harry Clulow on December 9th, 2019 0 likes 358 plays 0  

The Mattress Moment

What use is an old mattress? This is the fascinating story of how our scientists are helping to solve the global food crisis using the most unlikely of materials - a pile of old mattresses.

From  Ruth Kirkman on June 27th, 2019 0 likes 169 plays 0  

Landscape50: Julian Agyeman

Professor Julian Agyeman from Tufts University on 'Just Sustainabilites', policy, planning and practice.

From  Hannah Whitelam on July 12th, 2018 0 likes 331 plays 0  

Food Footprints

Grantham Scholar Monica Ortiz explains the challenges of achieving global food security in a fair and sustainable way. This video forms part of Food Footprints, an exhibition in collaboration with…

From  Tom Foster on November 27th, 2017 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Grantham Centre for Sustainable Futures: The Path to Sustainability

Welcome to the Grantham Centre. Our Director, Professor Tony Ryan OBE, explains the huge challenges facing our planet and sets out a path towards a sustainable future.

From  Tom Foster on November 27th, 2017 0 likes 37 plays 0  

What is the Neepsend Sustainable Development Project?

The Neepsend Sustainable Development project is an interdisciplinary, two day event that enables students to design a sustainable vision for the Neepsend area of Sheffield. Organised by the…

From  Tom Foster on November 7th, 2017 0 likes 505 plays 0  

Food Footprints at Bank Street Arts

As part of http://bankstreetarts.com/exhibitions/festival-of-the-mind/" Festival of the Mind 2016, artists and makers from the"http://www.arthousesheffield.co.uk/"Art House respond to…

From  Tom Foster on May 19th, 2017 0 likes 88 plays 0  

An Introduction to the Grantham Centre for Sustainable Futures

The Grantham Centre for Sustainable Futures is an innovative collaboration between the University of Sheffield and the Grantham Foundation for the Protection of the Environment. In this talk, filmed…

From  Technology Enhanced Learning on April 4th, 2017 0 likes 11 plays 0