Dog Poo! From Hero to Zero to Hero. A Brief Circular History

How can a noxious substance like dog poo move between; a useful commodity sought after by humans, on to a public nuisance leading to enforcement and prosecution and finally, a new opportunity to light the streets and improve communication? To put some context around my sudden interest in dog poo, it’s featured quite a lot […]

Thailand Flood Hacks. Plastic Bottles, Expatiation and Innovation

Everything is wrong with this picture. There is no cat I’ve ever known that would permit me (or anyone else) to: Put a vest on it, Sew plastic water-bottles into the vest, and Sit around to have its picture taken wearing the offending garment (it does have it’s back to the camera though). Thai Flood […]

Social Practice Theory, Tube Chat and relevance to Behaviour Change

Did you ever receive ‘guidance’ from a parent, teacher or someone ‘older and wiser’; advising you to be careful about hanging around with a new group of friends (the wrong crowd)? Turns out they might have been right, and they knew something about Social Practice Theory. Underpinning the theory is the way that we think […]