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What are SAFs (Sustainable Aviation Fuels)?

Here's what SAFs (Sustainable Aviation Fuels) are and how they're made, as well the role the University of Sheffield's research and facilities play in furthering the advancement and…

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The Global Mission to Net Zero with McKinsey & Company

Hear from Alistair Hamilton, a partner at McKinsey & Company, who leads work in the UK on Net Zero for McKinsey’s sustainability practice. Alistair has worked with clients in the public and…

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Professor Guy Poppy - Feeding the world without costing the Earth

The keynote speech given by Guy Poppy, former Chief Scientific Advisor to the FSA and currently Director of the 'Transforming UK food systems' programme.

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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?'.

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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,…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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.

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Landscape50: Julian Agyeman

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

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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…

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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.

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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…

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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…

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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…

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