Blog posts

Air pollution is not just a China problem

Aug 31, 2014 14:26 BST Blueair AB China's air pollution problems have made headlines globally, but in both Europe and the USA air pollution is still a major problem - with potentially serious consequences for human health and well-being.

Modern homes bedeviled by unhealthy levels of airborne contaminats

Aug 28, 2014 12:54 BST Blueair AB The regular use of household care products can help build up unhealthy levels of airborne pollutants, especially in modern tightly-built, energy saving homes.

Large works galore. Mas.s shifting into sizeable paintings. Just now.

Aug 27, 2014 15:16 BST Mas.s After painting "Impact",the lifesize statue of a baby Asian Elephant.Mas.s took the opportunity to start a range of rather large works in the gallery he was using in Kingston Upon Thames.His unique way of expressing took a new meaning on these larger works.He says"I did have this dream of translating the conceptual, abstract and landscapes to a new level.And I like it.More powerful still."

"Supermodels". Two eyes, a nose and a mouth. I am. A supermodel.

Jul 17, 2014 21:20 BST Mas.s Contemporary society models our perception of beauty and strength.Mas.s, the original Dutch artist,challenges the in his view "frightening" benchmark in his latest work.We all have, two eyes a nose and a mouth.That makes me unique and therefor I am a supermodel.Peerpressure,marketing,elitism drive the whole supermodel mania. Idols have replaced icons. A sad reflection on who we ought to be.Be you.

George Clooney Vs The Daily Mail

Jul 14, 2014 12:12 BST Schillings George Clooney defends future mother-in-law against Daily Mail

Why we need Technology Justice

Jul 10, 2014 16:49 BST Practical Action Practical Action CEO Simon Trace introduces the concept of technology Justice and why it matters so much.

The Myners’ Report on the Co-operative Group

May 08, 2014 09:53 BST Wales Co-operative Centre The keenly anticipated Myners’ Report into issues at the troubled Co-operative Group was published yesterday. Wales Co-operative Centre Chief Executive Derek Walker discusses its implications.

Continued support for Credit Union co-operatives is vital

May 07, 2014 14:50 BST Wales Co-operative Centre Derek Walker, Chief Executive of the Wales Co-operative Centre welcomes recent Welsh Government support for Credit Unions in Wales.

May 02, 2014 08:58 BST Wales Co-operative Centre This year the John Lewis Partnership celebrates a milestone anniversary that very few businesses can claim. 2014 marks 150 years since John Lewis opened his drapery shop in Oxford Street in London.

Claudia dreams of walking

Apr 28, 2014 14:55 BST Tree of Hope After several tests I was diagnosed with Tetralegia Celebral Palsy. When I reached the age of two I started having epilepsy attacks which were followed by days spent at the hospital which caused delays in my development. My last epilepsy attack resulted in intubation even after doctors spent two hours trying to stop the seizure.