Making Marinated Feta

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This short film features Australian Master Cheesemaker Richard Thomas, making marinated feta the way he saw it made in a remote village in Iran in the 1970s. Richard then returned to Australia and working with the Cameron family in Meredith Dairy developed the cheese into a favourite in households across the country. This film tells the story of the discovery ...

The “Better Life” Project

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  The “Better Life” Project explores the meaning of life, from individual to individual, culture to culture, throughout human society. A “Better Life” is the justification for almost all of what we do, but what does it really mean? Why do we cause so much harm to the planet and each other in pursuit of a better life? Can life …

Zero Carbon Concert – Amsterdam – Event

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Zero Carbon Concert Amsterdam from Robert van Waarden on Vimeo.   In 2010 Kim Paul Nguyen established the Amsterdam Zero Carbon Collective, a group of like-minded artists and activists, with the aim of putting on Amsterdam’s first Zero Carbon Concert. The event would be part of the world’s first Zero Carbon World Concert, a collection of musical events happening on …

Ride Planet Earth – Summary

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Despite the failure of the COP15, in many ways Ride Planet Earth was a success. What had started as simply one person riding their bicycle had transformed into a worldwide event. By the time Kim Paul Nguyen arrived in Copenhagen he was accompanied by 60 riders, with thousands of riders joining in around the globe. Here is a short summary ...

Ride Planet Earth – Part 5 – Copenhagen

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Ride Planet Earth – December 6th from Ricky Tart on Vimeo.   By Kim Paul Nguyen The COP15 in Copenhagen 2009 is now synonymous with failure. By the time I left in late December that year it was already looking bad, by now most of the world has lost faith in the UN climate change negotiation process. Other major conferences …

Ride Planet Earth – Part 4 – Europe

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  Sofia, Bulgaria, 27th September 2009 Rains out of Istanbul soaked us for days. Passing through the hills north west of Istanbul we came across great packs of wild dogs. From what I read of Istanbul’s history, plagued by vicious street dogs terrorizing the human inhabitants, the local government had tried shifting the packs out of the city. I think …