This week: A week of celebration – Diwali, Eid-ul-Fitr, Halloween and Samhain.
This week: You are what you eat – food additives and whether or not the fuss about them (and manufacturers’ hype about “healthy” food) is justified.
This week: Waste – how many of the world’s resources are being squandered, and what some individuals and organisations are (or aren’t) doing about it.
This week: Envy – a look at one of the most corrosive of emotions.
This week: Coffee – how it’s produced and traded, and how fair trade is a growing part of the international coffee commodity market.
This week: Shopping – how technology and business pressures are homogenising the experience of the weekly shop in the UK.