We know it was one of the first things we did when we migrated into Europe and discovered its lions, bears and rhinos.
In today's Oceania, the Australian Department of Environment could easily qualify for a fifth ministry. In the name of ecology this department destroys ecosytems, while in the name of environment it aggressively increases emissions.
Despite the roaring successes of Overview and Call to Earth (the latter a powerful message from the International Space Station's Astronauts to COP21), Planetary has been ushered out of the spotlight by a handful of excruciatingly lazy reviews.
We do not have souls. Furthermore, neuroscientists and philosophers are concluding that our notions of self and consciousness are very much exaggerated, and often illusory.
Austerity comes from the Ancient Greek austeros meaning harshness, sourness or bitterness. It roughly translates as "to singe the tongue".
I got to be a reporter at this year's Labour and Conservation party conferences. It was hard work. Here are some actual nothings that were spoken...
Postcolonialism is probably more familiar than you think.